Ruby May Brown Middlemiss


March 26th 1923
July 28th 2020


It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of our mom, Ruby May Brown Middlemiss, age 97, on Tuesday July 28th, 2020 at Karen Lauren residence in Huntingdon. Mom was born in Hemmingford on March 26th 1923, the daughter of late John Brown and late Ethel Napper Brown. She was one of the seventeen children. She was the beloved wife of the late Earl Middlemiss. Predeceased by her daughter Nancy (late Harry), she leaves to mourn her two daughters and sons in law Betty (Lynn) and Diane (Bradley). Grand children Dwight (Stacey) and Ashley (Aaron), six great grandchildren Aynslie, Duncan, Maeve, Aliza, Ella and Travis. She leaves to mourn her five sisters and one brother, as well as many nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews, as well as many friends. Private visitations will be held at Rodrigue Montpetit & Fils Funeral Home. Private graveside service will take place at Hillside Cemetery.  Donations to Betty Riel Foundation (46 Wellington, Huntingdon, J0S 1H0) or the charity of your choice would be appreciated. Funeral Entrusted to Rodrigue Montpetit et Fils Inc. 170 Châteauguay St., Huntingdon, Quebec J0S 1H0, 450-264-5331. Online condolences and tributes may be made at

Condoleances (45)

  • Kathy Middlemiss Waddell

    Our sympathies to Betty, Diane, and family. Will miss her doughnuts❤
    John, Kathy, Jessica, Johnny and family

    Wednesday, Jul 29 2020 4:46:38pm
  • Ann & Hugh McColm

    Betty & Lynn
    So sorry to hear that Ruby has passed. I am sure her life was one that was well lived. She will be missed. Our thoughts are with you

    Wednesday, Jul 29 2020 5:05:12pm
  • Jean Robertson

    My deepest sympathy to the family. Your mom was always such an active person and always there for her children. You will always have your great memories of happier times with your mom.

    Wednesday, Jul 29 2020 5:14:20pm
  • Francine Hart

    Mes sympathies à la famille

    Wednesday, Jul 29 2020 5:49:18pm
  • Hope Bouthillier

    My sincere condolences to the family.

    Wednesday, Jul 29 2020 7:27:51pm
  • Neil, Velda and family

    We are so sorry to hear of Ruby's passing, our sympathy to all the families. Ruby was a beautiful lady! ❤️

    Wednesday, Jul 29 2020 7:28:50pm
  • Judy Harrigan Tremblay

    Rest In Peace go spread you wings Ruby My sympathy to the entire family.

    Wednesday, Jul 29 2020 7:41:16pm
  • Judy Tremblay

    My sympathy . Rest In Peace Ruby..

    Wednesday, Jul 29 2020 7:50:23pm
  • Fraser Moore

    Our sympathy to all your family at this time of loss
    Pauline and Fraser

    Wednesday, Jul 29 2020 9:36:04pm
  • James Gavin

    Our condolences to Betty and Diane and Family.
    Jim & Judy

    Wednesday, Jul 29 2020 10:42:08pm
  • Sharon Lynn Higgins

    My deepest condolences to all the family. May you find comfort in all your happy memories.
    A life well lived.
    Huntingdon has lost a very fine lady. How our family all used to look forward to her yummy birthday cakes over the many years. She was a good friend to my Dad.

    Rest in well deserved peace , Ruby.

    Wednesday, Jul 29 2020 11:44:17pm
  • Kim & Ray Wilson

    Our sympathies to the family. I have so many fond memories of Ruby baking cookies and muffins weekly for students at Huntingdon Academy who didnt have snacks. Such a kind and generous person.

    Thursday, Jul 30 2020 2:06:21am
  • Robbie and Francie Arthur

    Our sympathy to the family

    Thursday, Jul 30 2020 2:10:31am
  • Jean Robertson

    My deepest sympathy to the families. Ruby was such an ambitious, hard working person and was always thinking of her family. You will have fond memories of a special Mom.

    Thursday, Jul 30 2020 1:00:53pm
  • Linda Furey

    My sincere sympathy to all of you and hope happy memories help get you through this time.

    Thursday, Jul 30 2020 1:19:06pm
  • Betty (Cairncross) Middlemiss

    My sympathies to all the families. My thoughts are with you at this difficult time.
    Remember that memories will always be there to comfort you.

    Thursday, Jul 30 2020 1:21:09pm
  • Dawn Fleming

    My sympathy to all the family at this time.

    Thursday, Jul 30 2020 2:52:04pm
  • Ken Greenhalgh & Sandra Caza

    Our condolences to the family.

    Thursday, Jul 30 2020 3:49:24pm
  • Sally Lloyd

    Betty, Lynn, Diane and Brad : My deepest sympathy to you and your families.

    Thursday, Jul 30 2020 7:30:42pm
  • Rucie O'Hare

    My deepest sympathy to Betty, Diane & family.

    Thursday, Jul 30 2020 8:12:48pm
  • Julie Latreille

    My most sincere sympathies to Betty, Lynn and the family.

    Thursday, Jul 30 2020 9:05:42pm
  • Austin et Denise

    Our deepest condolences to all the family.

    Austin & Denise Fournier

    Thursday, Jul 30 2020 10:03:13pm
  • Bev Duheme

    Our deepest sympathy to all of Ruby's Family.

    Thursday, Jul 30 2020 10:35:48pm
  • Barry and Jennie Tannahill

    Our deepest condolences you all the family.

    Friday, Jul 31 2020 12:24:06am
  • Sharon Weippert

    My deepest sympathies to the family.

    Friday, Jul 31 2020 2:48:22am
  • Gerald French

    Our deepest sympathy to the Family.
    Gerald & Rita

    Friday, Jul 31 2020 7:14:39pm
  • Grace Brown

    Our sincere sympathies to all the family. My memories go back to when the family sat in front of us at St Andrews. She was always kind and had a smile. Our thoughts are with you. Grace and Donald

    Friday, Jul 31 2020 7:22:30pm
  • L.Soucy

    My sympathies to the whole family !
    the family of Robert Soucy

    Saturday, Aug 1 2020 12:03:23am
  • Norman & Pearl Fennell

    We wish to extend our deepest sympathies to Ruby's family.

    Saturday, Aug 1 2020 12:35:00am
  • Jackie Campbell

    My sincere condolences to all your family. She will be greatly missed by many.

    Saturday, Aug 1 2020 12:44:17pm
  • Robert and Debbie McAdam

    Our deepest sympathy to all of Ruby's family. What a beautiful picture of an amazing lady.

    Saturday, Aug 1 2020 4:43:49pm
  • Tom Gillespie

    My condolences to all the family ,I will always remember how good Ruby was our family when Ruth and I came to visit Rita with the girls
    She always made sure we got some homemade donuts to bring back home
    She will be missed

    Saturday, Aug 1 2020 9:34:02pm
  • Janice Neal

    My sympathies to you all - Betty, Lynn, Diane & Brad, and families. Such a nice lady, she will be missed.

    Saturday, Aug 1 2020 10:39:33pm
  • Letitia Rowat

    S0rry to hear of Ruby,s sympathies to the family

    Sunday, Aug 2 2020 4:42:45pm
  • Denis & Cheryl Pilon

    Our sympathy to the families. She will be missed.

    Denis & Cheryl

    Sunday, Aug 2 2020 6:57:58pm
  • Arlene Aspelund

    Betty and Lynn and all the family our deepest sympathies for your loss .,Arlene and Karl

    Monday, Aug 3 2020 10:20:47am
  • Dawn Ebbett

    Betty, Lynn and family. Sending hugs at this time.

    Monday, Aug 3 2020 10:34:30pm
  • Sandra Leslie

    My deepest sympathies to all the family.

    Tuesday, Aug 4 2020 2:58:14pm
  • Carol Sproule-Erskine

    My Sincere Sympathy to Betty & Lynn, Diane & Bradley and your families. Also to Ruby’s Siblings and their families. What a nice lady she was! My thoughts are with all of you at this time. May her many memories live on in each of you. God Bless You All! ❤️

    Tuesday, Aug 4 2020 7:25:03pm
  • Phil and Elaine Wood

    Betty, Dee and family, Dwight and family and Ashley and family,and to the extended families, our deepesr sympathy. We will always remember Ruby when she came to the lake with her pies. She will be missed. RIP Ruby.

    Wednesday, Aug 5 2020 3:21:09am
  • Donald & Carole O'Connor

    Our deepest condolences to the families

    Thursday, Aug 6 2020 5:54:56pm
  • Bernice Reid

    My sympathies to one and all.Ruby was a very special lady and it was my pleasure to have known her

    Saturday, Aug 8 2020 11:06:39pm
  • Sandra Ferry

    We were sorry to hear of Ruby's passing. She was a great lady and supported our church bake sales with lots of delicious doughnuts. Our condolences to all the family. Sandra & Gordon

    Monday, Aug 10 2020 6:54:09pm
  • Anita Montreuil

    Our deepest sympathies to the family, Ruby will be greatly missed. Such a sweet, kind and active person.

    Anita, Denver and Dylan

    Tuesday, Aug 11 2020 11:12:59am
  • gerald de repentigny and ghislaine

    our deepest sympathies Ruby was a wonderful woman

    Wednesday, Aug 12 2020 8:29:52pm

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