February 28, 1932 – May 7, 2021
Ruth (Benkowitz) Leoni of Raynham, formerly of Canton, MA. Entered into rest on May 7, 2021 at the age of 89.
Dear daughter of the late Zvi and Elka Benkowitz , she was born in Palestine and arrived in the United States at six years old, where the family settled in Chelsea, MA. Ruth was predeceased by her sister, the late Sara Levitt.
Beloved wife of the late Leon Leoni. Loving mother of Kenneth Leoni and his wife Linda, Thomas Leoni and his wife Kathy, Susan Penchansky and her husband Sandy, and Denise Linsky and her husband Joseph. Cherished grandmother of ten grandchildren.
Wherever Ruth went in her life’s journey, she left lasting love and will continue to do so in our hearts.
Services will be held at Sharon Memorial Park, 40 Dedham Street, Sharon, MA on Sunday, May 9th at 11:00 AM. Link to view the livestream: https://tinyurl.com/ruthleoni
Charitable contributions in memory of Ruth may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 309 Waverley Oaks Road, Waltham, MA 02452 or by visiting www.alz.org.
Sunday, May 9, 2021