Richard Ruston

Obituary of Richard William Ruston

1930 - 2021

Dick was born and raised on the family farm in Nut Mountain Saskatchewan. He moved to Cranbrook and worked for Kennelly Contracting for many years. Dick married his sweetheart Fran, together with six kids and some tupperware they made a beautiful family.

Dick and Fran loved to camp, square dance and travel. In retirement they spent winters in Yuma, Arizona.

Dick is survived by his wife of 49 years, Fran Ruston, his children Rob Ruston (Kathleen), Brenda McIntosh (Paul), Della Peterson (Wayne), Nola Watmough, grandchildren Joshua, Kyra, Tess, Jacob, Nick, Rob, Crystal, Kirsten, Dylan, Alyssa, Scott, and five great grandchildren and brother Bob Ruston.

He was predeceased by his parents, Joe & Edith, brother George, sister Kay, son Wayne, and daughter Linda.

Dick will always be remembered as a gentle loving man, and the love he had for his family. 

Forever holding his wifes hand.

Arrangements entrusted to McPherson Funeral Services.

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