Merle Ruff

Merle Henry Ruff

NEW IBERIA - Funeral services will be conducted for Merle Henry Ruff, 88, on Saturday, December 14, 2013, at 2:00 PM in the David Funeral Home Chapel with Father Matt Woollett, Pastor of the Episcopal Church of the Epiphany, officiating. Enurnment will be at a later date at Beau Pre Memorial Park Mausoleum. Visitation will be on Saturday, December 14, 2013, from 10:00 AM until services. He was a Veteran of World War II having served in the U. S. Army / Air Force. He was a 1951 Graduate of Ohio State University, a member of the Ohio State Alumni Association, Spanish Trail Golf Club, Pioneer Oil Field People, Society of Petroleum Engineers, Chevron Texaco Association and was a Petroleum Engineer Consultant. He is survived by his daughters, Kim R. Falcon and her husband Wayne and Pat R. Langlinais and her husband Norbert all of Lafayette and his grandchildren, Nicholas and Christopher Falcon. He was preceded in death by his wife of 59 years, Matilka "Twinkle" Szajko Ruff; his parents, Henry Michael Ruff, Jr. and Emma Rose Minnich Ruff; his brother, Henry Ruff and his sister Ruth Lawrence. You can sign the guest register book and / or send condolences at

David Funeral Home of New Iberia, 1101 Trotter St. (337) 369-6336 is in charge of arrangements.

Funeral Home

David Funeral Home
1101 Trotter Street New Iberia, LA 70563
(337) 369-6336

Published in the The Advertiser on Dec. 12, 2013