|Birth: ||Jun. 20, 1939|
|Death: ||Jun. 29, 2007|
Wayne E. Rudiger, 68, of 1881 Carter Road, Dubuque, died Friday, June 29, 2007, at The Finley Hospital, Dubuque.
There will be no public service. Friends may call from 3 to 7 p.m. today at Hoffmann-Schneider Funeral Home, 1640 Main St., Dubuque.
He was employed at John Deere Dubuque Works for 36 1/2 years, retiring in 1994.
He was born on June 20, 1939, in Kirksville, Mo., son of Bernard and Rowena (Collop) Rudiger. Wayne married Sandra Massey in April of 1960, at Holy Ghost Catholic Church, in Dubuque.
He graduated from Dubuque Senior High School in 1958.
He was a member of the Fast Pitch Softball Hall of Fame.
Wayne loved to spend time with his friends and family, especially his grandchildren.
Surviving are his wife, Sandra Rudiger, of Dubuque; three children, Renee (Bill) Wahlin, of Stoughton, Wis., and their children, Ben, Corey and Ali, Ronald (Laurie) Rudiger, of Dubuque, and their stepdaughter Natalie, and children, Jennifer, Jessica and Kamber, and Brian (Sue) Rudiger, of Dubuque, and their children, Tanner and Bryce; and a great-granddaughter, Gabriella.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and a sister Jolene.
Created by: Mr. Badger Hawkeye
Record added: Jul 01, 2007
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