Oshawa Funeral Home


Ruth Bernice Harrison

September 27, 1929November 12, 2017

HARRISON, Ruth Bernice Peacefully at her residence on Sunday, November 12th, 2017 at 88 years of age. Beloved wife of the late Ross Gordon Harrison. Devoted and cherished mother of Sharon (Joe), Walter (Carol), Victor (Jackie), Mark (Emily), Pam (Mike) and Pauline. Loving Granny of Joey, Janet, Sheri, Jessica, Jennifer, Stephen, Eric and Leah, and Great Granny of James, Emma, Taylor, Ashley, Matthew, Ethan, Anna-Maria, Ivy, Alice and Lucy. Ruth will be fondly remembered by her extended family and friends. A very special thank you to Allie, Cindy and Gwen for their dedication and loving care of our Mom and to Dr. Corless and Dr. Reichman for their care and visits to her home. Visitation will be held at the OSHAWA FUNERAL HOME, 847 King Street West (905-721-1234) on Friday, November 17th from 10:00 a.m. until time of Funeral Service in the Chapel at 11:00 a.m. Memorial donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.


  • Visitation

    Friday, November 17, 2017

  • Funeral Service

    Friday, November 17, 2017


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Blaine Barclay

September 7, 2021

I remember fondly your mother’s hospitality, and the many times we played pool in the basement of your family home on Division St. I was friends with ‘Skinny’, (Walter). My brother Don was friends with Victor. A lifetime ago, I know, but still, my condolences. Blaine Barclay, Kingston, Ontario.

January 11, 2018

Heartfelt condolences are extended to your family at this difficult time. Seek the love and support God provides to help you cope during this time - Psalms 29:11

November 17, 2017

Pam and Pauline:

So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Many fond memories of your mom sitting in her kitchen.

Katie Johnson and Pat McArthur and families

Art O'Hare

November 16, 2017

Please accept my heartfelt condolences. I am so very sorry for the loss of your Mother. I worked with Ross and Walt for many years on the CN.... Art O'Hare.

Leah Hanna

November 16, 2017

Rest in peace Grandma. You're loved and will be so missed. - Love Lulu

November 15, 2017

To the Harrison family Dale and Doug James would like to send our condolences to you all