Ruth Arenburg

Graveside Service

1:00 am - 1:30 am
Wednesday, December 15, 2021
Lakeside Cemetery
Lower Branch Road
New Canada, Nova Scotia, Canada

Obituary of Ruth Estelle Arenburg

ARENBURG, Ruth Estelle – Age 92 of Bridgewater, passed away on December 11, 2021 at the Hillside Pines, Bridgewater. Born in Arlington, Mass., she was a daughter of the late Elvin and Olivia (Backman) Hussey.


Ruth is survived by her children, Susan (Frank) Himmelman, Chelsea; Pam (Harry) Whitman, Oak Hill; Todd Arenburg, Bridgewater; grandchildren, Ryan Himmelman (great-granddaughter, Olivia), Chelsea; Megan (Ryan Carrillo) Whitman, Ottawa.


Ruth was predeceased by her husband, Ronald Gordon Arenburg; son, Wayne Arenburg; sisters, Barbara and Marion; brother, Elvin.


Funeral arrangements are under the care and direction of Sweeny’s Funeral Home, Bridgewater. A graveside service will be held on Wednesday, December 15 at 1 p.m. in the Lakeside Cemetery, New Canada, Rev. Neil McEwen officiating. Family flowers only. Donations may be made to the lakeside Cemetery, New Canada or Hillside Pines, Bridgewater. In keeping with Provincial COVID-19 guidelines, masks are required and proof of vaccination with proper ID will be required to attend the graveside service. On-line condolences may be made by visiting

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