Ruth Jane Lamando, 94, of Raleigh, died Sunday December 21, 2014.
She was born in Louisville, New York to the late Molly Deleel Boyce and Francis Boyce. Ms. Lamando was owner/operator of Marrs Nursing Home in Mohegan Lake, NY. She received a BS in Public Health from Columbia University and was a RN. She also founded the New York State Nursing Home Owners Association. Ms. Lamando will be laid to rest beside her late husband, Angelo Lamando in Assumption Cemetery in Cortland, New York.
She is survived by her daughters, Katherine Americo and husband Salvatore of New York, Janet Murano and husband Robert of Vermont; sons, Gene Lamando and wife Kim of Wake Forest, Anthony Lamando and wife Wronda of Raleigh, David Lamando and wife Cathy of New York; 13 grandchildren; & 10 great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Transitions LifeCare 250 Hospice Circle Raleigh, NC 27607.
Friends may visit with the family from 6-8 PM Monday evening December 29, 2014 at Bright Funeral Home 405 South Main Street Wake Forest, NC 27587.