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Robert J. Ruddy, 78, of Paxtang, passed away Thursday, May 11, 2017.
He was born April 26, 1939, in Harrisburg; he was the son of the late Robert W. and Charlotte (Sprucebank) Ruddy.
Surviving is his wife of 46 years, Jean (Kegerreis) Ruddy; son, Paul Ruddy, his wife, Heidi, of Wayne; daughter, Louise Cochran, her husband, Marc, of Mechanicsburg; 3 grandchildren, Michael, Tyler and Kira Cochran; 2 brothers, William Ruddy, his wife, Sharon and Joseph Ruddy, both of Harrisburg; a niece and 5 nephews.
Bob retired from Xerox, with 27...

Robert J. Ruddy, 78, of Paxtang, passed away Thursday, May 11, 2017.
He was born April 26, 1939, in Harrisburg; he was the son of the late Robert W. and Charlotte (Sprucebank) Ruddy.
Surviving is his wife of 46 years, Jean (Kegerreis) Ruddy; son, Paul Ruddy, his wife, Heidi, of Wayne; daughter, Louise Cochran, her husband, Marc, of Mechanicsburg; 3 grandchildren, Michael, Tyler and Kira Cochran; 2 brothers, William Ruddy, his wife, Sharon and Joseph Ruddy, both of Harrisburg; a niece and 5 nephews.
Bob retired from Xerox, with 27 years of service and owned and operated Bob Ruddy Fire Equipment Co.
He was a former member of the Paxtang Borough Council and a former Fire Chief and member of the Paxtang Fire Co, and a member of St. Catherine Laboure Catholic Church.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11:00 AM Monday, May 15, 2017 at St. Catherine Laboure Church, 4000 Derry St., Harrisburg. Burial will be in Resurrection Cemetery. Viewings will be held from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM Sunday, May 14, 2017 and from 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM Monday, May 15, 2017 in the Neill Funeral Home, 3501 Derry St., Harrisburg.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Catherine Laboure Church, 4000 Derry St., Harrisburg, PA 17111 or to the Paxtang Fire Company, 3423 Derry St., Harrisburg, PA 17111