Ruth B. Henebery

10 June, 19246 January, 2021

Ruth B. Henebery, 96, of Bristol and formerly Winsted, passed away on January 6, 2021. Born June 10, 1924 in Ellenville, NY, she was the daughter of Emma (Piggott) and Richard Millard. She was the widow of John Henebery. She was predeceased by her beloved son Michael Henebery who passed away August 2015.

Ruth worked at Winchester Electronics for 25 years before retiring in 1987.

She is survived by daughter Janice Pelletier of Wolcott, granddaughters Tracy Gormley and Tarah Ziogas, grandson Todd Orsatti who was her caregiver, four great-grandchildren, brother James Millard of Waterbury, several nieces and nephews, and daughter-in-law Nancy Henebery (thanks for her caring and compassion).

There will be no calling hours. The DellaVecchia Funeral Home in Wolcott has been entrusted to assist her family with arrangements. For online condolences please visit


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Ruth B. Henebery

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Debra Breitenbecher

11 January 2021

We wish to send thoughts and prayers to Janice and family. Jim Millard and Deb Breitenbecher

Karen Wight

10 January 2021

Dear Janice and family- I’m very sorry for your loss. It’s very hard to lose a parent. I have many memories of my aunt, the one thing that stands out for me is she had a great laugh! Please take care.