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Ruth Lewin, a former Riverdale resident, 79

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Ruth A. Lewin, 79, formerly of Riverdale, died unexpectedly on July 19, 2022.

Born in Brooklyn, she was the daughter of the late Ethel (Hughes) and Fred M. Percifull.

Her beloved husband, Martin, and her brothers, Fred and Paul Percifull, died before she did.

She is survived by her sister-in-law Ann in Massachusetts, her nephew Scott Percifull in Massachusetts, and her niece Gwenn in New Hampshire, along with several great-nieces and nephews.

Her cremation was handled by Paccione Funeral Services of Staten Island. A service will be held by Mack Family Funeral Home in Gardner, Massachusetts, at a later date so that the family can bury Ruth’s and Martin’s ashes together.