Fred Rudell went peacefully home to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at the age of ninety-two. He is survived by his devoted and loving wife of 69 years, Harriet (Freeman) Rudell. Fred is also survived by his four sons; Fred Jr., John (Margery), Scott (Cathe) and Kris (Rebecca). He is also survived by 10 grandchildren and 20 great grandchildren. He was a pilot for United Airlines for 35 years, retiring in 1980. Fred was active in many Christian organizations. His godly wisdom and great generosity had a profound effect on many lives and families. Fred Rudell was greatly loved and will be sorely missed by all who knew him. A memorial service for Fred Rudell will be held on Wednesday, December 12th at 10:00 a.m. at Santa Rosa Bible Church.