Patricia Ruhl, 85, of Danbury, formerly of Ridgefield, died peacefully on January 30, 2018 from cancer at the Regional Hospice Center in Danbury. She was the loving wife of Mr. Edward Ruhl.
Mrs. Ruhl was born on Staten Island, NY to Helen and James Hyland on May 25, 1932. She graduated from New Dorp High School and worked in New York City as a secretary until 1954. She married Ed is 1953 and they celebrated their 64th wedding anniversary last October. They lived in Staten Island, NY; Freehold, NJ; Ridgefield and Danbury, CT. While in Ridgefield, Pat was involved in the CCD program as a religious education teacher and also as a Eucharistic Minister at St. Mary’s Church of Ridgefield. She was a bookkeeper at St. Mary’s for 22 years. She had a very strong faith which guided her through both the good and bad times.