Ruth V. Freyer, 84, of New Milford, formerly of Brewster, N.Y., died Nov. 12.

Ruth was born June 14, 1928, in New York City, to the late Herbert A. and Gussie E. (Bellamy) Engelke. She graduated from Evander Child High School in the Bronx in 1941.

Ruth married Hans B. Freyer Oct. 11, 1952, in New York. The couple recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a dinner party hosted by their children.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by three sons, Craig, of Milford, Neal, of West Palm Beach, Fla., and Glen, of Brewster, N.Y.; and seven grandchildren, Adam, Christie, Craig Jr., Robert, Kevin, Brandon and Casey Gale. She was predeceased by a daughter, Gale Freyer.

Beecher Funeral Home in Brewster was in charge of arrangements.