Obituary: Ruthmary Jeffries

BURLINGTON – Ruthmary Jeffries, 94, died peacefully Wednesday Jan. 30, 2019 in Burlington, Vt. Ruthmary was born on June 6, 1924 in Minneapolis, Minn., the daughter of Alexander and Agnee (Claypool) Jeffries.

She graduated from MIT and had worked for several universities, including UVM and Dartmouth, as a chemist. She also held her private pilot’s license.

Mrs. Jeffries is survived by her son Todd Buik and his wife Roberta of Milton, her daughter Robin Buik of Bristol and by her grandchildren Shannon Denizot and Joel Denizot. She was predeceased by her son Keith Buik, her daughter Lee Denizot and her former husband Charles Buik.

A private committal will be held at the convenience of the family.