Peaceful 09

Ruth M. Small

September 14, 2020


Ruth M. Small, 82, of Barnegat, NJ passed peacefully at home on Monday, September 14, 2020 surrounded by her loving family. Born in Bloomfield, NJ, to her late parents, Thomas and Mary McDonald, she raised her family in Keansburg, NJ, and also resided in Beach Haven West before moving to Barnegat. Pre-deceased by her two husbands, Charles Banzaca and Thomas Small, Sr. and her son, Thomas Banzaca, she is survived by her five loving daughters and their spouses, Maureen McDonnell, Kathleen and Mark Reed, Colleen Banzaca and Joseph MacDonald, Charleen and Mark Andalora and Eileen Banzaca and Sean McCormick; eleven cherished great-grandchildren; several great-grandchildren and many loving nieces and nephews. 

Memorial Gathering will be Saturday, September 19, 2020 from 1-3 PM with a Blessing at 3:00 PM. (


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Memorial Gathering
September 19, 2020

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Barnegat Funeral Home
841 West Bay Avenue
Barnegat, NJ 08005
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