Ciplijauskas, Rūta

October 21st, 2016

At Chelsey Park Long Term Care on Friday, October 21, 2016, Dr. Rūta (Stanulyté) Ciplijauskas, of London, in her 91st year.  Beloved wife of the late Liudas Ciplijauskas (1988).  Dear daughter of the late Juozas and Sofia Stanulis (1991).  Much loved sister of Gintautas Stanulis and family, of Kuršenai, Lithuania; the late Saulė Irene Tumosas (1986); and the late Vydas Stanulis (2010).  Dear sister-in-law of Monica Stanulis and the late Pranas Tumosas (1979).  She will be sadly missed by nieces Kristina Birutė Tumosas-Warren (David), Rita Kuiken (Sake), Lisa Stanulis, and Tina Bean (Steve); and by nephews Paul Stanulis (Bettina), Rimas Ciplijauskas and Linas Ciplijauskas.  She will also be missed by many great, and great-great-nieces and nephews.  Rūta studied medicine in Munich, Germany, and, after coming to Canada, practised as an anaesthesiologist in Toronto for many years.  She truly loved her profession.  The funeral service will be conducted at WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London, on Friday, October 28th, 2016 at 3:00 p.m., with visitation two hours prior. Cremation to follow with private family interment of ashes at St. Peter’s Cemetery, London, at a later date. Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Rūta are asked to consider the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Ontario or the Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada.

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Edmundas Petrauskas, family....dear Kristina Birute, all family members, sincere condolences . What appears as earthly loss, is eternal gain. "Gimstame, kad mirtume, mirstame kad gyventume ..."
Kristina Petrauskas Our deepest condolences to you and your family. Thoughts and prayers are with you. May memories comfort you. Kristina and family.
Tina BeanMy hear goes out to you Kris, Dave and Andre for the loss of Auntie Ruth who was so extremely tied to your life. My thanks go out to you for all the years of helping to care for her and include her in your family life. She was a lady we can all look up to as an example of a strong, feminist woman who knew true love in her marriage and would listen to us with an open mind and love. Stay strong and we are all thinking of you. Love, Tina.
Virginia & Chris DavisRuta and her late husband were lovely people, whom I remember rather vividly from our family's visits to visit our cousin, Kris Tumosas, in London so many years ago. She was petite and pretty and very kind, as I recall. We also lived in Toronto back then. To Kris and Dave, and all the remaining family members and friends, we send our sincere condolences and know that your many happy memories of her will help to sustain you through this difficult time. Much love from the Tumosas-Davis family in Chicago-- Virginija, Chris, April & Thomas Davis ~ Oct. 24, 2016
Stephanie Heisz & Katrina Heisz Kris, Dave and Andre, Our deepest condolences go out to you after the loss of Auntie Ruth. We are thinking of you during this time. - Stephanie & Katrina Heisz
TANYA SIMMHey Krissy so sorry to hear your Aunt Ruta has passed away. Condolences and prayers to you David and Andre. I know she was well loved by you and much respected.
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