In Memory Of
Robert R. Ruff
10/10/1926 - 02/17/2012

Robert R. Ruff Robert R. Ruff, 85, of Bloomington, passed away on Friday morning at Garden Villa in Bloomington. Robert was born on October 10, 1926 in Quincy, Illinois and was the son of Ralph and Irma Ruff. He retired from Indiana University School of Optometry in 1991 where he was the lab manager. He was a devout Catholic and a member at St. Charles Borromeo Church. He enjoyed feeding and watching birds. Robert is survived by two daughters, Jeanne Christopher (Brian) of Livingston, Wisconsin, Tina Chance (Greg) of Bloomington and one son Robert Ruff (Chris) of Quincy, Illinois. Also surviving are 5 grandchildren; Robin Ruff (Chris), Michelle Bridgman (Steve), Jason Ruff, Tyler Powell and Tripp Chance, and two great grandchildren, Elliott Ruff and Cole Bridgman. He was preceded in death by his wife Betty Ruff in 2007, one sister Kay Conley and his parents. Services will be 1pm Monday February 20, 2012 at The Funeral Chapel of Powell and Deckard, 3000 E. Third Street, Bloomington. Entombment will follow at Valhalla Memory Gardens. Visitation will be on Monday from 11:00am until service time at The Funeral Chapel.

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I am so sorry for your loss. I will be praying for you and your family.
DEB SMOCK - signed on: 02/20/2012
I am so sorry for your loss. Bob was such a great guy. I grew very close to him and thought of him as my grandpa. He will be missed dearly. May God bless you during this difficult time and always. May you rest in Peace my dear friend, I love you.
With sympathy,
Olivya Elliott
Resident Advocate-St.2 Garden Villa
Olivya Elliott - signed on: 02/19/2012

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