Ruth M. Kobler Dyer

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Ruth M. Kobler Dyer

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Ruth M. Kobler Dyer of Ridgefield, a sculptor and once program director of Parks & Recreation, died Thursday, June 14, 2001. She was 79 years old and the wife of Carlus E. Dyer. A native of Scotland, Mrs. Dyer graduated from the University of Edinburgh, majoring in language and philosophy. During World War II she served with a British intelligence agency, stationed in Egypt, Italy and the Balkans.
She came to the United States in 1946 and began studying art in Florida and at the Silvermine Guild of Artists in New Canaan. "I had always painted, in watercolor and casein mostly," she said in a 1977 interview.

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“Ruth M. Kobler Dyer,” Westport Public Schools Digital Collections, accessed August 18, 2022, https://collections.westportps.org/items/show/2146.

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