Ruth H. Boyer, formerly of Enfield, passed away at the Seneca View Skilled Nursing Facility on Sunday, August 5, 2007 at the age of 96.

Born in Odessa, New York, Ruth was a daughter of Allen and Grace (Lattin) Hamilton. She was a well-respected elementary school teacher in the Trumansburg school district for nearly 30 years. Ruth adored her students and often commented about how fortunate she felt to be surrounded by all of those wonderful children.

The family will be present to receive friends on Thursday, August 9, 2007 from 5-6 pm at the Ness-Sibley Funeral Home, 23 South St., Trumansburg. A Memorial Service will be held at the funeral home on Thursday at 6:00 pm with the Rev. Scott Moseley officiating.

Those who wish to make a contribution in Ruth’s memory are asked to kindly consider the Enfield Baptist Church, 162 Enfield Main Road, Ithaca, NY  14850.