Ruth Whyte

Ruth Whyte

Ruth Mildred Whyte

March 19, 1924 – November 21, 2014

Ruth Mildred Whyte passed away in her home on November 21, 2014. She is survived by her brother Lester Duckett; sister Mabel Davis (Ron); son Bruce Whyte (Anna), granddaughter Sarah of Ponoka, grandson Collin (Amanda) of Kelowna and great-grandson Rowan; daughter Patricia Kerker (Jeff), grandson Monte (Laurie) and great-grandchildren Crystal, Christopher, and Nicolas of Coos Bay, Oregon; many special friends from Innisfail: Bob and Rachael Welwood, Doris and Lloyd Miller, and Bob and Shirley Bagshaw, from Ponoka: John and Doris Campbell, Jane and Charlie Bowie, and Pearl Sherman, and from Edmonton Howard and Yan Yi Li; as well as many nieces and nephews and families, all dear to her. She was predeceased by her husband Allan; mother Bertha Belle Duckett; brother Archie Duckett (Mary); sisters Hazel (Ray) Cornell and Lucy Nolteen; and her sister-in-law Irene Duckett. Millie worked for many years as an R.N. at the Innisfail Hospital. After retirement, she moved to Ponoka to be close to her son and family. She spent many active enjoyable years in Ponoka. She enjoyed life to the fullest in her own home to the end. A Graveside Service will be held at the Innisfail Cemetery at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 6, 2014. To express condolences to Millie’s family, please visit

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