Darrel Cecil Ruse, 68, of Fontanelle, died Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013, at Mercy Hospital in Des Moines. Funeral services were Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013, at the United Methodist Church in Tabor. Pastor Jan Phillips officiated. Interment was in Mt. Zion Cemetery, Tabor. The Steen Funeral Home in Fontanelle was in charge of the professional arrangements.
Darrel was born Sept. 13, 1944, in Hamburg, to Cecil S. and Fern A. (Hammer) Ruse.
Darrel is survived by his children, Wayne Hopkins of Greenfield; Patricia (Tricia) Stull of Greenfield; and Michelle Ruse of Ames.
Published in The Opinion-Tribune on Feb. 6, 2013