Ruthie Ann Miles is a Mom, but she’s also a well known Broadway star who frequently appears on TV. She’s best known for her roles on the TV show The American and the broadway play The King and I.
She even won a 2015 Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical. She was born in Honolulu Hawaii, but moved to New York City for grad school back in 2005.
Ruthie is married to Jonathan Blumenstein. Together they had their daughter, Abigail Blumenstein, whom they affectionately called Abby.
Ruthie just appeared to be a doting, loving, affectionate Mom on her social media accounts.
She frequently posted about her sweet little girl Abby, and you can see some of the cute things she posted below.
She posted about Abby’s 3rd birthday on Twitter, saying that she was going to give her chocolate to celebrate.
Ruthie became pregnant with her second child and was due to give birth that May; May 11th to be exact.
Everything tragically changed for this Mom and her children one Monday afternoon on March 5th, 2018.
Ruthie and her friend, Lauren Lew, were walking together in Park Slope with Abby and Lauren’s 1 year old son, Joshua.
The Moms and their children had just gotten off a bus at the intersection of Ninth Street and Fifth Avenue, after attending an event at their church together.