William D. Carruth, Sr., 70, of Rochester, died May 31, 2014 at St. Luke’s Hospital, New Bedford. He was the husband of Susan M. (Curley) Carruth and the son of the late Ralph and Mildred (Hinckley) Carruth.
He was born in St. Louis, MO and lived in Carver before moving to Rochester 28 years ago.
Mr. Carruth worked as a laborer at Pilgrim Station in Plymouth where he worked for the last 30 years. He was a member UWUA Local 369.
He enjoyed old cars, trains, collecting many things and renewable energy.
Survivors include his widow, Susan M. (Curley) Carruth; his son, William D. Carruth, Jr. of Rochester; 2 daughters, Jennifer Morris of Colonial Heights, VA and Melissa Carruth of Rochester; a brother, Alan Carruth of NH; 3 sisters, Joan Carruth and Phyllis Carruth both of NH and Patricia Pearce of Rockland, ME.
His visiting hours are from 5 to 8 p.m. on Friday, June 6, 2014 at Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, 2599 Cranberry Hwy., Wareham.
Donations in his memory may be made to a charity of one’s choice.