VAN BUREN – Ruth Akerley quietly passed away November 27th at Borderview Nursing Home in Van Buren, Maine. She is survived by her son Scott Briggs who is currently living in Florida. Ruthy was 92 when she passed away. She was the Matriarch of the Akerley Family in neighboring St. Leonard, New Brunswick. Her parents, Homer Akerley and Lottie Farrell had a Family of 12 Loving Chidden. Ruthy was a lover of people, she was true to form, and never without an opinion. She will be missed by a very large family and long list of friends....God Bless You Mom & God Speed!!!