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In Memory of

Donald L. Ruff

May 9, 1930 - March 22, 2015

Obituary


Donald L. Ruff, age 84 of Lancaster passed away Sunday, March 22, 2015 at Fairfield Medical Center. Don was a member of Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church, Colfax, a retired employee of Ralston Purina, he raced thoroughbred race horses, loved the Reds and OSU. He is survived by his wife of 67 years Mona Ruff, a daughter and sons ; Victoria Bean (Robert), Kirk (Ellen) Ruff, Bret (Kay) Ruff, Donald A. (Jane) Ruff. grandchildren; Mendy, Jenny, Nathan, Mathew, Brad, Jeremy, Brittany, Brianna, Kalyn, great-grandchildren; Mackenzie, Brody, Amelia, Ella, Alliah, Meagan, Natalie, Jayden, nieces and nephews.
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Donald L. Ruff, age 84 of Lancaster passed away Sunday, March 22, 2015 at Fairfield Medical Center. Don was a member of Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church, Colfax, a retired employee of Ralston Purina, he raced thoroughbred race horses, loved the Reds and OSU. He is survived by his wife of 67 years Mona Ruff, a daughter and sons ; Victoria Bean (Robert), Kirk (Ellen) Ruff, Bret (Kay) Ruff, Donald A. (Jane) Ruff. grandchildren; Mendy, Jenny, Nathan, Mathew, Brad, Jeremy, Brittany, Brianna, Kalyn, great-grandchildren; Mackenzie, Brody, Amelia, Ella, Alliah, Meagan, Natalie, Jayden, nieces and nephews.

Preceded in death by his parents Willis and Gertrude Ruff and sisters; Mable Heimberger, Nellie McDonald and Margaret Cashdollar.


Funeral services will be held 10:30 a.m. Friday at Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church with Pastor Karen Kepner officiating. Burial will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery, Lancaster. Friends may call Thursday 5- 8 p.m. at the Halteman-Fett & Dyer Funeral Home and 1 hour prior to services Friday at the church.
The family suggests contributions to Grace Lutheran Church or the Lutheran Food Pantry. On-line condolences may be made at www.haltemanfettdyer.com