Beloved Mother , Grandmother and Great Grandmother
Ruth E. (Dietzel) Henderson, age 92, passed away peacefully on December 5, 2017 at Rhode Island Hospital. She was the daughter of the late Henry and Mary (Fleming) Dietzel.
Ruth was born on March 25, 1925 in Dedham. She was employed in environmental services at Norwood Hospital for many years. She was a member of the Walpole VFW Woman’s Auxiliary and sang with the Serenading Seniors. She enjoyed crocheting, puzzle books, coloring and dancing.
Loving mother of Ronald Allsop and his wife Joan of FL and Deborah Ahern of Attleboro. Devoted grandmother of Michael, Mary-René, Jennifer, Jillian and Rebecca. Great-grandmother of Lily, Olivia, Lacie and Xavier. Sister of Margaret and Joanne and the late Fred, Arthur, William, Henry, Frank, Mary and Florence.
Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend calling hours on Saturday, December 9 from 1 to 4 PM at the Roberts and Sons Funeral Home, 30 South Street, Foxborough. A funeral service will be held at 4 PM immediately following calling hours. For additional information please contact 508 543-5471. To light a special candle in Ruth’s memory please visit the funeral home web site at www.robertsandsonsfuneralhome.com.
In lieu of flowers donations in Ruth's memory may be made to the Foxboro Council on Aging and Human Services, 75 Central Street, Foxborough, MA 02035.