BURNT HILLS – Ruth M Lentine, 90, of Burnt Hills, passed away peacefully on January 6th at her home with her family. Retired from AT&T in 1994 All who new her benefited from her gift of encouragement. She loved people and one hour spent with her made you feel like you had been friends all your life. Her favorite things to do were quilting, spending time with her family and studying her Bible. She is survived by her son Edward Emmons of Colonie and her daughter Colleen (Jim ) Furey of Burnt Hills along with 2 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. Celebration of life service to be held Saturday January 30th at 11 a.m. at Ballston Center ARP Church in Ballston Spa. To view Ruth’s service live-streamed, go to: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81040088422 . Memorial donations can be made to the Schenectady City Mission. www.hansfuneralhome.com.