Ruth M. Fleming

  • Born: February 10, 1926
  • Died: July 26, 2019
  • Location: Stoughton, formerly of Brookline, Massachusetts

Farley Funeral Home

358 Park Street
Stoughton, MA 02072

Tel. (781) 344-2676

Tribute & Message From The Family

Message From The Family

Thank you for your support during this difficult time. Please enhance this tribute to Ruth by adding your memories and photos.

Ruth M. Fleming, 93, a longtime resident of Stoughton, died peacefully at Copley at Stoughton on Friday, July 26, 2019 surrounded by her loving family. Daughter of the late Frederick and Mary (Moriarty) Fleming, she was born in Medford and raised in Brookline. She was a graduate of St. Mary High School in Brookline. Ruth lived in Brookline for many years before moving to Stoughton over 30 years ago. She was a lifelong summer resident of Swift's Beach in Wareham. She worked for AT&T in Boston for many years before retiring at age 56. Ruth was a longtime communicant of Immaculate Conception Church and St. James Church in Stoughton. In her free time, she enjoyed bowling, spending time at the beach and spending time with her family.

Ruth was the sister of the late Frederick Fleming, Jr., Eleanor Buckley and Irene Groark. She was the aunt of Eleanor T. Terry of Stoughton, Mary Alice Cottle of Bourne, Lawrence Fleming of Natick, Theresa Browne of Franklin, John Groark and James Groark both of Walpole, Paul Groark of Townsend and the late Katherine Groark. She is also survived by several great nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to Sisters of Saint Joseph of Boston
637 Cambridge St, Brighton, MA 02135.

Visiting Hours will be held in the Farley Funeral Home, 358 Park St. (Rte. 27), Stoughton on Wednesday from 9:30-11AM followed by a Funeral Mass at St. James Church, Stoughton at 11:30 AM. Interment will take place at St. Joseph Cemetery, W. Roxbury.


Condolence & Memory Journal

My dear Godmother passed away and her school friend from St Mary's (my mother) would have been to her services had we known.

Posted by Eileen Sullivan - Norwood, MA - Family Friend   December 06, 2019

Rest in peace, Ruthie. I will always have fond memories of you in Brookline and Wareham and will never forget the wonderful friendship you had with my Mom and us girls.
Love, Janet Splaine Battos, Braintree, MA.

Posted by A friend   August 15, 2019


Ruthie, you've been an important presence all my life. Bob Voyage!

Posted by Pat Splaine Mulcahy - Norfolk, MA   August 13, 2019

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