Dennis D. Ruf, 55, of Vickery, passed away Saturday night, March 29, 2008, in Firelands Regional Medical Center.
He was born Feb. 23, 1953, in Medina, Ohio. He lived in Vickery for more than 20 years. He was employed with Jonick Trucking in Sheffield, Ohio, and Schemerich Bros. Trucking in Medina. Previously he worked for N&W Railroad in Akron. He enjoyed building model trains and his Ham radios. Also, he loved playing with his kids and dogs.
He is survived by his wife of 15 years, Sandra (Foust) Ruf of Vickery; daughter, Leigh Foust of Vickery; grandson, Thomas Stephens; sister, Jenette DeMarco of Medina; and brother, Keith Ruf of Medina.
Dennis was preceded in death by his parents, Harry and Helen (Schemerich) Ruf; brother, David Ruf; and maternal grandmother, Elizabeth Schemerich.
There will be no visitation. Memorial services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday in Ransom Funeral Home, 610 S. Washington St., Castalia. The Rev. Philip Gardner will officiate.
Memorials may be made to American Red Cross, Sandusky Chapter, 300 Central Ave., Sandusky, OH 44870.
Condolences may be made to ransomfuneralhome.com.