Ruth (Clark) Miller passed away quietly on Monday, March 16, 2020 at Arden House in Hamden. Ruth was born in West Haven on August 7, 1923, daughter of the late Harry and Marie (Doyle) Clark. She was predeceased by her husband, Robert Miller, her sister and best friend, Mae Celentano, and her brother Harry. She is survived by several nieces, nephews, and her companion of 36 years, Francis Blanchette. Ruth was employed by Hanover Insurance for several years. Following her retirement, Ruth joined the choir and Ladies' Guild of St. John Vianney Church in West Haven, where she was a communicant for many years. Ruth and Francis were enthusiastic volunteers at St. John Vianney's summer carnival. She also volunteered at the Noble Street Senior Center, where she was involved in various craft programs. A memorial service will take place at 12:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 21st at Beecher & Bennett Funeral Home, 2300 Whitney Avenue, Hamden. Interment will be at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, donations in Ruth's name may be made to the Noble Street Senior Center, 201 Noble St., West Haven, CT 06516.

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  1. Ruth, you have been our good neighbor for the whole 37 years we have lived at Ocean View! You will always be remembered, and always be missed . May God bless and keep you with Him forever. The Hutson family

  2. We are so sorry for your loss. Ruth was one of the Club girls and a good friend to my mother. She was a wonderful person and always so good to my mother. She will be deeply missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this time. The Kerr Family

  3. Janet, Pat and family, I’m so sorry to learn of Ruth’s passing. I remember her visits along with Mae to MA and NH to visit with cousins Irene and Bud and the rest of my family. I wish you peace in your happy memories. Lorrie (Maddox) Arlan

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