Ann M. (Lamb) Ruiz

January 29, 1948 ~ October 23, 2021 (age 73)

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Ann M. (Lamb) Ruiz, 73, of Niagara Falls, NY, passed away on October 23, 2021.  Born on January 29, 1948 in Niagara Falls, NY, she was the daughter of the late Russell and Catherine (Uplinger) Lamb.  On February 12, 1994, Ann married Ramon F. Ruiz.  He predeceased her on July 10, 2016.

Ann was a lifelong resident of Niagara Falls, NY and graduated from LaSalle Senior High School in 1966.  She retired from the Niagara Falls Board of Education after 32 years of dedicated service. 

Ann is survived by children, Leon (Bethany) Lascelle and Liane (Vito) Paoli; step-children, Ramon (Regla) Ruiz and Jenny (Ricky) Estrada; grandchildren, Lindsey Lascelle, Ryan (Annette) Lascelle and Ciara Lascelle; step-grandchildren, Ramon, Ryan and Rebecca Ruiz and Ricky and Jazmyn Estrada; great-granddaughter, Zoë Alice Lascelle; former daughter-in-law, Vicky Lascelle; her furbaby, Pumpkin and her nieces and nephews. Besides her parents and husband, she was predeceased by her twin brother, Donald Lamb.

The family will be present on Tuesday, December 7th from 4-8 p.m. at the OTTO REDANZ FUNERAL HOME, 2215 Military Road, Niagara Falls, NY (716-297-9007). In lieu of flowers, memorial offerings may be made to a charity of one's choice.  Professional arrangements are under the care of the Goodlander family.  Share condolences and view Ann’s tribute video at 

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December 7, 2021

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Otto Redanz Funeral Home
2215 Military Road
Niagara Falls, NY 14304


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