Ruth E. Chretien - age: 95
(May 28, 1924 to August 28, 2019
Friends and relatives may call at the Dennett, Craig & Pate Funeral Home Monday September 2, 2019 from 5 to 7PM.
A funeral service will be held at the Dennett, Craig & Pate Funeral Home 365 Main St. Tuesday September 3 at 12:00 noon .
Burial will follow at the Greenwood Cemetery, where she will be laid to rest next to her husband Leo.
Biddeford, Ruth D. Chretien, 95, of Guinea Road passed away Wednesday August 28, 2019 at the St. Andres Health Care Facility in Biddeford. She was born in Biddeford May 28, 1924 the daughter of Frank and Lulu Thompson Dow.
She attended local schools and graduated from Biddeford High Schoolin 1942.
Ruth worked at the Saco Lowell Shops for several years. She then opened a country store on the corner of the Guinea Road and after several years she turned it into a furniture repair shop, which she did for over 40 years.
She is a member of the former Foss St Methodist Church.
Ruth is predeceased by her husband Leo Chretien and a son John in 1966.
Survivors include 2 sons Leo “ Bob” Chretien and his wife Judith and James Chretien and companion Nelda both of Biddeford, a brother James Thompson of Sykesville, Maryland, a sister Caroline Grant of NH, and a grandson John Chretien.