(November 18, 1938 – February 26, 2023)
The family announces with sorrow the passing of Arlene Ruth Bargen, 84 years on Sunday, February 26, 2023, at Health Sciences North. Born in Winnipeg, MB she was the daughter of the late Peter and Florence (née Robidoux) Bargen. Dear sister of Anita Desroches (predeceased) and Allen Bargen. Beloved wife of Bernard Duval (predeceased). Predeceased by her loving sons Steven Jacobson and Danny Jacobson (Kim). Stepmother of Rodney Duval (predeceased), Kevin Duval (Jennifer) and Dwayne Duval (Dawn). Cherished grandmother of Merrissa (Kyle), Baby Danny (predeceased), Preston (Erin), Darren, Jessica, Emily, Candice and Isaac. Lovingly remembered by her nieces Kim, Suzanne, Dianne as well as great nieces and nephews. At Ruth`s request, there will be no funeral or celebration of life. An interment of her cremains will take place at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory can be made directly to Diabetes Canada (research).