Arthur F. Ruddick
Arthur F. Ruddick, 83, a lifelong Broad Channel resident, died June 17.
Ruddick served in the United States Navy. He was a member of the North Channel Yacht Club and American Legion Post 1404.
Ruddick is preceded in death by his wife, Agnes Ruddick; brother, John Ruddick; mother and father, Anna and John Ruddick and son-in-law, Richard Smith.
He is survived by his son, Arthur Ruddick (Mary Alice); son, Patrick Ruddick (Darlene); son, Michael Ruddick (Joni); daughter, Arlene (Nee Ruddick) Smith; grandchildren, Christopher, Kelly, Arthur Ruddick, Kerrin, Richard Smith, Patrick, Sean, Devin Ruddick, Kuci and John Ruddick; great-grandchildren, Julian, Tyler and Cecelia Ruddick, and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted Hillebrand Funeral Home, Broad Channel. A memorial service was held at St. Virgilius Church. Interment was at St. John's Roman Catholic Cemetery, Woodhaven, New York.