Ruth (Roberts) Ware

"The life of the dead is placed in the memory of the living"
Marcus Tullius Cicero
Screen Shot 2021-02-14 at 7.49.00 PM.png
Ruth (Roberts) Ware

Ruth (Roberts) Ware, the daughter of Pearl Robbins and Josh Roberts was born November 5, 1939 in Burlington, New Jersey.  Ruth was one of nine children.  On February 2, 2021 she peacefully passed away.


Ruthie was raised in Burlington and Delanco, NJ and she attended Palmyra High School.


On April 18, 1964 she married Norman Ware. They were married 39 years when he passed in 2003. In that marriage she was blessed with two daughters, Carlene and Wendy Lee.


Ruthie worked at the Masonic Home for over 30 years as a nurses aide until she retired. 


Ruthie was preceded in death by her parents and siblings: Alice, Gladys, Johnnie, Irving, Josh and Betty.


She leaves to cherish her memories, her daughters Carlene and Wendy Lee;  two grandsons Dwayne and Davon Jackson and one granddaughter Aja Ware; two great grandchildren, Mikayla and Brandon Jackson;  One sister, Barbara Shambry and one brother David Troupe.


A walk through viewing will be held on Saturday, February 13, 2021 from 1 to 2 pm at T L Hutton Family and Friends Funeral Services, LLC at 869 Beverly Road, Burlington, NJ.  A private celebration of her life for immediate family only will follow the viewing.  The celebration will be live streamed at

Sign the Guest Book

Send Flowers

Service Information

guest book.jpg