Shaun E.'s Story
Shaun E. Ruth, 42, passed away unexpectedly at his home on October 1, 2017.
Born in Haverhill, he was the son of Mary T. (FitzGerald) Ruth and the late Brian E. Ruth, who passed away in June of this year. Shaun attended Haverhill public schools and was a graduate of Whittier Tech specializing in masonry, Class of 1993. He also attended North Shore Community College and Northern Essex Community College. He was employed by ARC of Greater Haverhill and Newburyport. Shaun was a Certified Recreational Therapist and a licensed EMT. An avid skier, he worked at Ski Haus. Shaun loved the beach and was a lifeguard at Hampton Beach. He was a good friend to many and will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
In addition to his loving mother, Shaun is survived by his niece, Margaret “Maggie” Kloster; his nephew, Brady G. Kloster; two aunts, uncles and several cousins and many beloved friends. In addition to his father, he was predeceased by his sister, Tracey M. (Ruth) Kloster.
Family and friends are respectfully invited to attend calling hours on Friday, October 6, from 4 until 7 p.m. at the Kevin B. Comeau Funeral Home, 486 Main Street, Haverhill. Funeral services will begin at 8 a.m. on Saturday at the funeral home with a Mass of Christian Burial at 9 a.m. at St. James Church, Winter Street, Haverhill. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 114 Perimeter Road, Nashua, NH 03063. Please visit Comeau Funeral Home on Facebook or www.comeaufuneral.com.
Published on  October 4, 2017