Ruth L. Carlson RUSHVILLE - Ruth Carlson, 90, died on Saturday, June 22, 2013, at her home. Friends may call on Wednesday, June 26, from 7 to 9 p.m. at Kenneth J. Perkins Funeral Home in Gorham. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, June 27, at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Interment, with military honors, will be in Sand Hill Cemetery, Stanley. Memorial contributions may be to Ontario-Yates Hospice, 756 Pre-emption Road, Geneva, NY 14456. Ruth was the daughter of the late Curtis and Clara Shipman VanSickle. She was a U.S. Army veteran who served in World War II in the Women's Army Corps. She was a member of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association and Daughters of the American Revolution. Ruth enjoyed playing bingo and shuffleboard and wintered in Florida. Ruth is survived by her sister, Emma Dullen; brother, Howard Van Sickle; along with several nieces and nephews. Ruth was predeceased by her husband, Emmons Carlson; and brothers, William, Carl and Roy VanSickle.