He was born on July 21, 1940. He served in the Army Reserves for nine years. He was a mechanic for many years.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 50 years, Linda Rue; mother, Edith Rue; and father, Henry Rue.
He is survived by his daughters: Shelia Merritt of Calhoun, Paula Browder of Charleston, Lynn Croft and Kristy Grant, both of Cleveland; 11 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.
A graveside service will be conducted at 2 p.m. today, July 21, 2013, at the Ramsey Cemetery with military honors.
Ralph Buckner Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of the arrangements.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Rue family guestbook at www.ralphbuckner.com.