A long-time resident of White Lake, Paula passed away suddenly in Ottawa on Tuesday, June 7, 2022. She was 91. Beloved wife of the late William “Bill” Ruddy (December 27, 1996). Special godmother of Shirley Badeen (late Raji) and “aunt” of Petra and Raina. She was the last surviving daughter of Otto and Paula Benner. Predeceased by her sisters Marie Louise Sheuer and Johanna Heigel. A private family graveside service will be held at St. Martin de Toures Cemetery in Whitney, Ontario. In Paula’s memory, please consider a donation to a charity of your choice.