RUDD, David (Dave) John
August 14, 1948 - September 22, 2013
Dave Rudd, beloved husband of Carol Rudd (nee Collins) of Cochrane, passed away suddenly on September 22, 2013 at the age of 65 years. Dave was born in Vegreville, AB to a Military family. He graduated from RMC Kingston. Dave served with the First Battalion PPCLI until 1980. He spent the rest of his career in the oil and gas industry in Calgary retiring in 2010. Dave was a long- time volunteer with the Calgary Stampede. Besides his loving wife of forty-two years, Dave is survived by daughter and son-in-law, Christine and Sab Sapuppo; son Mark Rudd and grandson Jackson; sister and brother-in- law, Elizabeth and Wayne Carleton and their family as well as the extended Rudd and Collins families. He was predeceased by his parents Jack and Mary Rudd. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S Crowfoot Chapel (82 Crowfoot Circle N.W.), on Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire memorial tributes may be made directly to the PPCLI Foundation, 4520 Crowchild Trail S.W., Calgary, AB T2T 5J4 (Telephone 403-974-2861 or through www.ppclifoundation.ca). In living memory of David Rudd, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park.
Published in The Calgary Herald on Sept. 27, 2013