Shopper Ruth Whitfield among 10 killed in fatal Buffalo mass shooting

Buffalo mass shooting death of Ruth Whitfield – Obituary

Ruth Whitfield, an 86-year-old mother of four and grandmother of 8, has been identified as one of the 10 people killed in the fatal Buffalo mass shooting that left 9 other people killed.

The Buffalo mass shooting occurred when the suspect, Payton Gendron of Conklin, opened fire inside a Tops store.

Ruth Whitfield wa a Buffalo NY resident. At the time of the mass shooting, she had stopped for some shopping after visiting her husband at a nursing home.

Payton Gendron has been arrested and faces murder charges.