Mrs. Ruth A. Laventure, 86, of Fordsbush Road, Little Falls, New York died Thursday, November 19, 2020, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Utica.

Born on October 10, 1934, in Little Falls, NY, she was the daughter of George Sweet and Olive Rowback Sweet. She attended Little Falls schools and was a lifelong resident of Little Falls.

She worked for H.P. Snyder Manufacturing Company in Little Falls and Allegro Shoe Company.

She enjoyed sewing.

Ruth was married to Carl H. Laventure. They had 5 children who survive.

Her brother, George Sweet predeceased her.

In addition to her children, Ruth is survived by her long time friend of over 30 years, John Austin; several grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and cousins.

A graveside service will take place Monday, November 23, 2020, at 10:00 AM at Rural Park (Inghams Mills) Cemetery.

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