Tuesday, June 24, 2014

OBITUARY: Charles C. Ruth


Charles Conrado Ruth, 54, of Kansas City, KS, passed away June 22, 2014.  A Prayer Service will begin at 10:30 am Friday, June 27, 2014 at Christ the King Catholic Church, 3014 N 53rd St, KCKS 66104.  A time for greeting will take place in Davern Hall after the service. 

Private Graveside services at Gardner Cemetery, Gardner, KS.  Arrangements:  Bruce Funeral Home, Gardner, KS 913-856-7111.  Memorial Contributions may be made to Christ the King Catholic Church.  Condolences may be left at www.brucefuneralhome.com.

Charles was born April 23, 1960 in Harlingen, TX to Alicia “Alice” Galvan and Charles Fredrick Ruth.  He grew up in Kansas City, KS and was a 1979 graduate of Schlagle High School.  Chuck was a certified welder and a plastic fabricator who worked for Bendix for 10 years.  

He was a member of Christ the King Church in KCKS.  Chuck liked to ride motorcycles.  He enjoyed tinkering on many projects and helping others.  He was a big hearted and very caring person.  The family wants to thank the KCKS Police Department and friends for their time and expertise in searching for Chuck.

He was preceded in death by his father.  Chuck is survived by his mother Alice Ruth of KCKS; siblings Joseph Ruth and Stacy of KCMO, Thomas Ruth of KCKS, Sandy Smith of San Antonio, TX, and Sharon Davis of Houston, TX; nieces Mariah, Alicia and Jordyn Ruth; nephew Zachary Ruth and many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews in Texas.