Durham Region - On-Line, Funeral and AfterLife Services
FamilyInMemoriam 200x40

ThorntonFuneralCentre 140x60  
GROVESIDE Bnr 400x40 MountLawn R Bnr 400x40

To place  an  'OBITUARY NOTICE'  or a  'FAMILY IN MEMORIAM' (Including Picture) with DurhamObituaries.com.  Please email your submission at:  Contact-Us  for immediate posting.  Invoice will be emailed, once Notice is Published.


Bar Blue Horizon Can Obit

Red Cross Ukraine Humanitarian 400



MAK Christmas Memorial 2022










SPEIRAN, Ellen "Ruth" (nee: Harrison) Speiran    -  Passed away peacefully on Sunday, October 9, 2022 in her 98th year at Fairview Lodge, Whitby.

Beloved wife of the late James Speiran.

Loving mother of Ian Speiran and mother-in-law to Catherine.

Proud grandmother to Evan and Charlotte. Loving sister-in-law to Ruth Overton (nee: Speiran) and Theresa Bovair.

Predeceased by her siblings Norva Bender, Clifford Harrison and James Harrison.

Cherished aunt to Jeff (Lisa) and Ellen Overton; Michael (April) and Gary (Val) Walters; and Christopher Harrison. Great aunt to Dawson Overton. Fondly remembered by Paul Litt, Judy Donaldson and Harriette Speiran.

Ruth was an avid reader, gardener, cook, baker, and master of Yorkshire puddings.
A special thank you to all the care staff at Whitby Junction, Fairview Lodge for their compassion and care these last three years.

Arrangments with Mount Lawn Funeral Home & Cemetery, Whitby.


If desired, memorial donations may be made to your favourite  CHARITY.