Richard Ruffe

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Richard G. "Dick"


Titusville, Florida

Richard G. Ruffe "Dick", age 87, died January 14, 2014, at home surrounded by family. He was born in Grand Rapids, MI, and came to Brevard County in 1957, from Dearborn MI. He retired as an Engineer after 38 years from General Dynamic. Dick was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force and served during World War II. He was a member of the Michigan Technological University Alumni, Titusville Sailing Club, Titusville Sail & Power squadron (Life member), and the Titusville Model Sailing Club.

Survivors include his wife of 57 years, Dorris Ruffe; son and daughter-in-law, Brad and Lisa Ruffe; and brother, Ronnie Ruffe.

Calling hours are from 4 to 6pm on Saturday, January 18, 2014, at North Brevard Funeral Home in Titusville.

In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Hospice of St Francis in Titusville FL.

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Funeral Home
North Brevard Funeral Home
1450 Norwood Avenue Titusville, FL 32796
(321) 269-9222
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Published in FLORIDA TODAY on Jan. 17, 2014
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