|Birth: ||Apr. 13, 1924|
|Death: ||Jun. 15, 2011|
Orval E. Rudd, 87, of Bloomfield, died June 15, 2011, at the Bloomfield Care Center in Bloomfield.
He was born April 13, 1924, in Davis County to Thomas and Stella McAvoy Rudd. He married Betty J.Ross July 30, 1950, in Ottumwa. She preceded him in death July 19, 2005. Orval served in the United States Army during World War II. He was a farmer and lifetime resident of Davis County.
He is survived by a daughter, Rosalee(Gary)Russell of Bloomfield; two granddaughters, Shelby Ernst of Bloomfield and Rachel(Jonathan)Davison of Ocean Side, Calif.; and two great-grandchildren, Charlotte and Draven Davison.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife; and a brother, George Rudd.
The body has been donated to the University of Iowa Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology.
A memorial has been established to Davis County Dollars for Scholars and may be sent to Bloomfield, Iowa.
Wagler Funeral Home in Bloomfield is assisting the family.
Body donated to medical science
Specifically: University of Iowa Department of Aanatomy and Cell Biology.
Created by: Donald Bitner
Record added: Jun 17, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71510697