TOPSHAM — Ruth H. Favreau, 82, died Jan. 8 at her home after a short illness.
On May 11, 1928, she was born in Topsham, a daughter of Irene Williams Hart, and attended Topsham and Brunswick schools.
She and her husband, Felix, ran Favreau’s Greenhouse, and for many years she enjoyed farming and gardening with her husband and selling milk, eggs, flowers, and vegetables.
She was a communicant at the Brunswick Church of the Nazarene.
She is predeceased by her husband, Felix, and four brothers, James, Donald, Bernard and Robert Hart.
Surviving are two children, her daughter Carla K. Lovett of Glen Ellyn, Ill., and her son Kirk G. Favreau of Topsham; two sisters, Beverly Chesnutt of Las Vegas, Nev., and Joyce Klimko of Richmond, and two brothers, Richard Hart of Topsham and Roger Hart of Brunswick; three grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
A graveside service is planned for May at Rogers Cemetery in Topsham.
Arrangements are by Brackett Funeral Home, 29 Federal St., Brunswick.