Ralph F. Bruder, 75, retired Gunnery Sgt. U.S. Marine Corps. Beloved husband of the late Elizabeth A.; loving father of Amy (Kenneth) Smith, Lori (Robert) Wawrzaszek and David (Julie); dear grandfather of Heather, Kenneth II, Christopher and Katherine; great-grandfather of Samantha, Victoria and Elizabeth Rose; fond brother of the late Rosie Byrd; dear uncle to many. Funeral Wednesday, 1030 a.m. at Steuerle Funeral Home
, 350 S. Ardmore Ave., Villa Park. Interment Oak Ridge Cemetery, Hillside, IL. Visitation Tuesday, 3 to 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Hines V.A. Hospital, Volunteer Services/Fisher House appreciated. For info 630-832-4161 or www.steuerlefh.com
Published by Chicago Tribune on Mar. 15, 2010.