Montville Funeral Home of Church & Allen

53 Norwich New London Tpke, Uncasville, CT


Ruby B. Lord

April 5, 1922May 27, 2019

Lord- Ruby Braddock Lord-born April 5, 1922 in Jacksonville Florida, died at her home on May 27, 2019. She was the daughter of Harry Harrison Braddock and Della (Dyl) Braddock. She married Thomas Francis Lord on Aug. 17, 1943. They lived a career Military life for 23 years having four children and settling down in Oakdale Ct. in 1960. Her husband died on May 27, 1973. Ruby was raised on an 80 acre farm with her sister and 4 brothers. Her parents passed away early in her life, her father when she was 13, and her mother when she was 16. She was a Nurse’s Aide at Backus Hospital and later until she retired at Norwich Hospital. Ruby was a member of the Montville Senior Center for many years where she completed a quilt started by others and is now hanging in the Montville Town Hall. Her hobbies were crocheting and quilting. She made baby crochet blankets for all family and friends babies and over 200 full size quilts for family and friends. She is survived by 4 children, Theresa Jo-Ann Fontaine, Thomas Francis Lord III, Marie Kathleen Witko, and David Matthew Lord, two son in laws, John Fontaine and David Witko and a daughter in law Diana Lord. She also leaves 9 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild. Besides her husband she was predeceased by one grandchild, and one great grandchild. She was beloved and admired by all who knew her. She was very loyal to her family and country (USA) and will be missed by all. Funeral Services and burial will be private. Please visit www.montvillefuneralhome.com to leave an online tribute or condolence.


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Paul Talbot

June 1, 2019

So sorry for your loss. She will always be remembered for her best fried chicken ever. Rest in peace.
Love Paul and Toni

Cheryl & Jim Stankiewicz

May 31, 2019

Our deepest sympathy to the entire family! We loved Aunt Ruby. She was so sweet, gentle and a supportive person. A truly wonderful person.