Larry D. Rudd, 69, Rochester, passed away at 9:13 p.m. Friday, June 28, 2019, at his residence.
He was born on April 1, 1950, in Rochester, the son of James G. and Thelma J. (Howard) Rudd. After graduating from high school, Larry served as a Staff Sergeant with the United States Air Force during the Vietnam War. On April 16, 1970, in the Philippines, he married Josefina M. Espinosa. She preceded him in death on March 15, 2016.
He had worked at Safeway Door in Rochester and retired from R.R. Donnelly in Warsaw, Indiana. In his spare time, he enjoyed fishing, hunting and spending time with his family.
Survivors include his daughter, Laura and husband Donn Whitenight, Rochester; grandchildren: Joe Jewell, Cheyenne Whitenight, Dakota Whitenight, Cherokee Whitenight, all of Rochester; great-grandchildren: Clark Jewell, Bella Whitenight and Evie Whitenight all of Rochester; brother, Dennis Rudd, Rochester; and canine companion his Welsh Corgi, Corkie. He was preceded in death by his parents, sister, Linda K. Rudd, and brother, Roger Rudd.
Funeral services will be conducted at 4:00 p.m. Saturday, July 6, at Zimmerman Bros. Funeral Home, Rochester. Friends may visit from 1-4 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Military rites will be conducted Saturday at the funeral home following services.