Ruth Daniels

Ruth C. Daniels

1939 - 2014 NORTH ADAMS Ruth C. Daniels, 75, of Willow Valley Communities, Lancaster, Pa., died Tuesday, June 24, 2014, at Lancaster General Hospital. She was born in Somers Point, N.J., the daughter of Raymond and Emily Eliassen Mingin. She was the wife of Colin W. Daniels to whom she had been married 55 years. Colin was born and raised in the North Adams area. She worked as a veterinary hospital office manager and veterinary assistant for many years until her retirement. A longtime member of Lancaster Church of the Nazarene, she organized many events and groups, including a Cancer Support Group. She was an extremely avid reader, and enjoyed crossword puzzles and collecting owls. After their retirement, she and Colin enjoyed traveling throughout the United States. In addition to her husband, she is survived by her daughter, Cheryl D., wife of Gary Carnahan of Hampton, Va.; her son, Colin David, husband of Debbie Jean Daniels of Mays Landing, N.J.; and her step-granddaughter, Corrie J., wife of Joseph May of Egg Harbor City, N.J. FUNERAL NOTICE: Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the funeral in FLYNN & DAGNOLI-MONTAGNA HOME FOR FUNERALS, WEST CHAPEL, 521 W. Main St., North Adams, on Tuesday, July 1, 2014, at 7 p.m. Friends may call at the funeral home on Tuesday from 6 p.m. until time of service. Interment will be in Ahab and Ruth Hill Family Cemetery, North Adams, on Wednesday, July 2, at the convenience of the family. To send a card or a message, please visit


Funeral Home

Flynn & Dagnoli (West Chapel) - North Adams
521 West Main St  North Adams, MA 01247

Published in The Berkshire Eagle on June 29, 2014