IRVINE, Ruth - With sadness, we announce the passing of Ruth Irvine, in Vancouver, B.C., on March 22, 2019. Born in Sesekinika November 11, 1927 to Harriet and Sigurd Sjonessen, six months after they immigrated from Norway. Predeceased by her husband Victor in 1988, brothers and sisters-in-law Finn and Helen, Lorang and Greta, and Henry and Elva; brothers-in-law Fred, Gordon, and sister-in-law Joan Irvine. Always remembered by her children Gordon, Lorraine (Marc Brisson), Cheryl (Denis Leclair), Victoria (Brian Scannell) and Victor (Jennifer), grandchildren Denis, Eve, Eli, and Emma, step-grandchildren Saydee, Annastasia, Anthony, and Mary, great-grandson Alexander, brother-in-law Alan Irvine, sister-in-law Shirley Irvine and many nieces and nephews. Cremation has taken place. A private ceremony will take place at a later date. Memoriam donations to the charity of your choice.