Obituary For Craig Arthur Ruhl Of Hudson

HUDSON, NC (March 19, 2024) ⇒ Craig Arthur Ruhl, age 77, of Hudson, was called home on March 14th. Craig was born on February 4, 1947, in Redondo Beach, California to John and Elaine Ruhl.

Survivors include his wife Karen, son Chris Phillips (Katie), grandson, Damien, granddaughter, Chloe, sisters Dana Ruhl, and Polly Rapp (Chris), and nephew Brendan. Sisters-in-law, Sandy (and family), Jeryl, Brother’s-in-law Ron (and family), and Bill (Ellen and family).

Craig loved the Lord God and his family deeply and was always ready to share his experiences. He proudly served in the United States Navy for seven years.

Graveside services with the Honor Guard will be held on Saturday, March 23rd at 10:00 a.m. at Sardis Cemetery in Hudson, 352 Central Street, Hudson, North Carolina 28638 (across from Hudson 1st Baptist Church), prayer will be conducted by Pastor Mack Jarvis, from Hudson 1st Baptist Church.

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As an expression of sympathy, donations may be mailed to Karen Ruhl, 159 Hudson Cajah Mountain Road, Hudson, NC 28638 to help with expenses.