Ruth A. Mayer, of Kenmore, died Wednesday in her daughter's Williamsville home after a long illness. She was 77.
Born Ruth Smith in Derby, she graduated from Lake Shore High School.
Her husband of about 35 years, Robert P., died in 1990.
Survivors include two sons, Thomas R. of the City of Tonawanda, and James R. of Eustis, Fla.; a daughter, Barbara J. Hoffman of Williamsville; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday in John 0. Roth Funeral Home, 25 William St., City of Tonawanda.