Ruth S. Russell
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Russell, Ruth S. ALBANY Ruth S. Russell of Albany, at the age of 98, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, December 14, 2016. Calling hours will be held at New Comer Funeral Home, 343 New Karner Road, Colonie, on Tuesday, December 20, from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. A funeral service will be held at the Funeral Home at 10:30 a.m. Interment will follow in the Gerald B.H. Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery at 1 p.m. To leave a special message for the family, please visit

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Published in Albany Times Union on Dec. 18, 2016.
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December 19, 2016
Trent and family,
We are saddened to hear about your dear Mothers passing. Ruth was such a classy, genuine lady. She was one of a kind and made a big impact on many of us here at Capitol View. Please know our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Kim & Carl Capitol View Apartments
December 18, 2016
Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Ms Russell lived such an eventful long life, beginning with her historical WWII nurse days.I'm still just in awe with her accomplishments. We are here for you all and she is now rejoicing and at peace.
Catharine/Calvin Torain
December 18, 2016
Vern, Trent and Family,
Thank you so much for always sharing Mrs. Ruth's life me through all your stories. I did not know Mrs. Ruth personally but I thoroughly enjoyed getting to know her through you. My thoughts and heart are with all of you. I know how you loved her. You have great memories to carry you through your life and I know as the grieving lessens in time, those memories will be cherished and smiled upon....Luv ya Vern...
Terry Krupski
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