TUPPER LAKE- Ruth Young, 72, passed away, April 26, 2011 at the Adirondack Medical Center in Saranac Lake. Born August 4, 1938 in Tupper Lake, she was the daughter of George and Jeanne (Ouillette) Young. Ruth attended local schools. She was employed at North Country Home Services for several years. Ruth enjoyed the outdoors, hunting, fishing and gardening. She was pre-deceased by her parents and one sister Kathleen. She is survived by one brother George Young, three sisters; Janice Derosia, Rita Larabie and Rena Young. Also surviving are several great and great-great nieces and nephews. Calling hours will be held on Friday, April 29 from 2 to 3 pm at the Stuart-Fortune-Keough funeral home in Tupper Lake. Burial will follow in St. Alphonsus cemetery.