Luther Ruckel

Luther Ruckel

Luther Ruckel, 74, of Garrison, passed away Saturday, October 31, 2020, in Miami County, Ohio.

He was born September 18, 1946, in Lewis County, a son of the late Charles and Carrie Mae Madden Ruckel.

Luther enjoyed hunting, fishing and spending time with his family and grandchildren.

Luther is survived by one son, Carl Ruckel (Judy) of Wauseon, Ohio; five sisters, Marie Parson of Troy, Ohio, Bonnie Jerrells of Marysville, Ohio, Ruth Parson of Quincy, Bertie Jamison and Kathy Rhoden, both of Garrison; seven grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchildand; and several nieces and nephews. He also leaves many other family members and friends who will sadly miss him.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Janice Arlene Baker Ruckel; one son, Robby Ruckel; and several brothers and sisters.

A joint funeral service with Robby Ruckel will be at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, November 8, 2020, at Globe Family Funeral Chapel in Garrison with Bro. Larry Joe Madden officiating. Burial will follow in Soldier Cemetery in Lewis County.

Friends may visit from 12:30 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. Sunday, November 8, 2020, at Globe Family Funeral Chapel, 103 Dudley Avenue at Garrison.

Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

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