Mrs. Ruth F. (Bowser) (Webber) Gross

  • Born: November 29, 1920
  • Died: March 12, 2017
  • Location: Stoneham, Massachusetts

Barile Funeral Home

482 Main Street
Stoneham, MA 02180

Tel. 781.438.2280

Tribute & Message From The Family

Ruth F. (Bowser) (Webber) Gross, lifelong resident of Stoneham passed away on Sunday, March 12, 2017 at her home. She was 96 years of age.

Born on November 29, 1920 in Stoneham, Ruth was the loving daughter of the late William Bowser and Bessie (Pendleton) Bowser. Ruth was a warm and caring daughter, sister, wife, mother, grandmother, aunt and friend. She will be deeply missed.

Ruth was the beloved wife of the late Clarence Webber and Richard Gross. She was the devoted mother of Robert S. Webber and his wife Jane Miller and Scott P. Webber and his wife Carren. Ruth was the cherished grandmother of Lauren Webber and her fiance Gari Chengu and Charles Webber and his wife Jamie. The caring step mother of the late Jackie Breen and her surviving husband Fran, Ruth was the adoring step grandmother of Jonathan Breen and his wife Sheri and Jennifer Reidy and her husband George. She was also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.

A Funeral Service Celebrating Ruth's Eternal Life will be held on Tuesday, March 21st at 10am in All Saints Episcopal Church, 79 Central St. Stoneham. Family and friends are cordially invited to gather and share memories with the Family on Monday, March 20th from 4-7pm in the Barile Family Funeral Home, 482 Main St. (RT 28) STONEHAM. Parking attendants and elevator are available. Interment Lindenwood Cemetery, Stoneham.

In lieu of flowers, please consider making donations in memory of Ruth to Mystic Valley Elder Services, 300 Commercial St. #19 Malden, MA 02148.

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Condolence & Memory Journal

Great memories of Ruth at rummage sales, Christmas fairs, auctions, and counting after church. She was a kind person and hard worker. Great Mom to Rob and Scott! Prayers for the whole family!

Posted by A friend   March 20, 2017


We will miss Ruth very much. She was such an inspirational & kind member of All Saints Episcopal Church and a loving mother to Rob and his Brother. Our prayers and love are with Ruth and her family.
Allain & Jack Collins

Posted by Allain & Jack Collins - Reading, MA - Friend   March 20, 2017

I have such wonderful memories of your Mom riding her bicycle to my Mothers house in town. She always had a smile on her face and always had such a positive attitude. Your in my thoughts and prayers .
Nancy DelRossi

Posted by Nancy DelRossi - Stoneham, MA   March 16, 2017

Rob I am so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my prayers. Rachel and Brad Buckley

Posted by A friend   March 16, 2017