Ruth Harriett David

By Orleans Hub Posted 15 November 2019 at 12:12 pm

Ruth David

Ruth H. “Nanny” David, 89, of Holley, passed away surrounded by her loving family Nov. 14, 2019. Ruth was born April 20, 1930 in Omaha, Neb., a daughter of the late Edward and Merle Kerr. Ruth loved to sing and enjoyed taking care of her grandchildren and family.

Ruth was the beloved wife of 65 years to Mitchell David; loving mother of Jeff David, Louise (Wally) Wingrove, and Laura (Leo) Nussenbaum; cherished grandmother of Brett (Brandi) Wingrove, Fernando (Marlieke) Nussenbaum, Todd (Katie) Wingrove, Alisha (Tony) Sands, Matt Wingrove and Alex Nussenbaum; and dearest great-grandmother of Braiden, Keyanna, Brooke, Braylie, Adelyn, Maddox and Makenna.

A private graveside service will be held at Sandy Creek Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Hospice of Orleans, P.O. Box 489, Albion NY 14411.

The David family is in the care of Christopher Mitchell Funeral Homes, Inc., 16650 Route 31, Holley. To share a special memory of Ruth, please visit