Earl Carl Ruhnke

November 2, 1928 ~ March 18, 2020 (age 91)


Earl Carl Ruhnke

Retired Ontario Hydro

Atomic Lodge #686 AF/AM-over 50 years

At the Deep River and District Hospital on Wednesday March 18, 2020. Earl Ruhnke in his 92 year. Beloved husband of the late Anita Ruhnke (nee: Maves). Loving father of Charles Ruhnke and his wife Beverley of Deep River, Carol Anne Merritt and her husband Dale of Ottawa, Mary Jane Johnson and her husband Chris of Peterborough, and Tim Ruhnke of Prescott. Cherished grandfather of Matthew, Earl, Hayley, Christopher and Christina and 6 great-grandchildren Penelope, Veruka, Amelia, Oliver, Xavier and Katrina.  Predeceased by 2 sisters Marie Lubitz and Millie Schieman and 3 brothers Ernest, Oscar and Edwin Ruhnke. Respecting Earl’s request cremation has taken place. Interment of cremated remains will be in the Deep River Community Cemetery at a later date. In memoriam donations to the North Renfrew Long Term Care Centre, Deep River would be gratefully appreciated. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the Valley Funeral Home, Deep River.

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