Ruth A. Wormwood, 79, Glenfield

GLENFIELD, NY — Ruth A. Wormwood, 79, Glenfield, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 20, at her residence.

Services will be held privately at the convenience of her family.

Born Sept. 23, 1939, in Glen Park, Ruth was a daughter of Everett and Elise (Cranker) Stevens.

Ruth was employed by A.M.F. in Lowville, and part-time by the South Lewis School District.

Ruth is survived by 5 daughters: Roxanne and Michael Walsh of Texas, Linda and Kent Orsburn of Texas, Sally and Kevin Clark of Watertown, Heidi and Jimmy Mullins of Texas, Anne Wright of Massena. She is also survived by nine siblings, 13 grandchildren, and several great-grandchildren.

Besides her husband, Allen F. Wormwood, Ruth was predeceased by a sister.

Condolences may be made online at

Arrangements are with Reed & Benoit Funeral Home, Inc.