Ruth Alice Steiner, of Woburn, passed away on Tuesday morning, March 15th, at the age of 48 years old.
Born in Stoneham on December 17th 1973; raised primarily in Derry, NH; she is the daughter of Beth Sandvik Lafayette and her late husband John of Woburn, MA. Also the daughter of the late Herbert Steiner and his wife Sandra of Wilmington, MA.
Ruthie, as she was known to her family and friends, loved "rocking out" to 80's hair bands, watching Bob Ross, color by number, jigsaw puzzles, cooking and WWE wrestling. Ruthie was also an animal lover and greatly adored spending time with her nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, Ruthie is survived by her sister Liz Spath of Windham, NH, sister Sarah Russell and her husband Jeff of Port Saint Lucie, FL, sister Ashley Cail and her husband Gordon of Billerica, MA, step brother Robb Wagg and his wife Nicole of Danville, NH and brother William Steiner and his wife Kayla of Wilmington, MA as well as many loving aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Visiting hours will be held at the Graham Funeral Home, 3 Arlington Road, Woburn on Friday, March 25th from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. A funeral service will be held at Montvale Congregational Church, 36 Orange St (corner of Central Street) Woburn on Saturday, March 26th at 11:00 a.m., followed by interment at the Woodbrook Cemetery, Woburn.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Ruthie's memory can be made to the Montvale Congregational Church, PO Box 76 Woburn, MA 01801, or the William Syndrome Association, 560 Kirts Boulevard, Ste 116, Troy MI 48084, ( http://williams-syndrome.org/donate)