Randall H. Ruble
Randall H. Ruble, 68, of Alton, died Sunday, July 27, 2014, at his home with his family by his side.
He was born on March 3, 1946, in Alton, the son of the late Kenneth Eugene and Mildred (Evans) Ruble.
Randall married Edna (Burklow) on Aug. 27, 1968, they had a blessed union for more than 46 years. She survives.
He was employed as a Boilermaker with the International Union. He was an avid outdoorsman who loved fishing and hunting. His greatest joy was spending time with his family and friends.
Randall is survived by his wife and two children and their spouses, Leila and James Ruble-Cook of East Alton, Brandy Ruble and Darrin Aldrich of Wood River; four grandchildren, Quaid Ruble-Colman of East Alton, Randall Dean Ruble-Colman of East Alton, Chase Allan Ruble-Nasello of Wood River, Bryleigh RaiAllyn Nasello of Wood River; two step-grandchildren, Jeremy James Cook of East Alton and Nathan Allan Nasello of Bethalto; and many nieces, nephews and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents and three sisters, Beverly D. Thomas, Eleanor Kay Johnson and Sharon Sue Johnson and one brother, Delbert Gene Ruble.
Cremation rites were accorded.
Burial will take place at a later date.
Memorials may be directed to COPD Foundation, copdfoundation.org.
Online condolences and guestbook may be found at www.eliaskallalandschaaf.com.