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Donald Thomas Ruh Jr.

October 29, 1967 ~ April 10, 2019 (age 51)
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Donald Thomas Ruh Jr., 51 of Marshall St., Argos, Indiana passed away April 10, 2019 at 4:38 a.m. at the St. Joseph Regional Medical Center, Plymouth, Indiana following a lengthy illness. On October 29, 1967 in Jersey City, New Jersey he was born to Donald T Ruh Sr. and Jenny (Horan) Ruh. He has lived in the Argos community since 1994, coming from Bayonne, New Jersey.

On December 1, 1995 he married Jean (Hensley) Ruh in Plymouth, Indiana, and together they have shared the past 23 years.

He was an Electrician at Ameri-Can Engineering, Argos, Indiana.  

Donald was raised Catholic in New Jersey.  He was a graduate of Bayonne High School with the class of 1985 and played football during his high school years. He had been a member of the Electrical Brotherhood. Donald loved fishing, The Minnesota Vikings, and “A Cold Beer”.  


Donald is survived by his Wife – Jean Ruh of Argos, Indiana

Son – Donald T. Ruh III of Argos, Indiana

Step Children – Courtney White and husband Dennis of Georgia; And Taylor Yazel of Live Oak, Florida

Grand Daughter – Lilly

Brothers – Robert Ruh of Bayonne, New Jersey; and Gary Ruh of Bayonne, New Jersey

Sisters – JoAnn Dugan and husband Danny of Emmaus, Pennsylvania; and Michele Alicea and husband Tony of Bayonne, New Jersey

He is preceded in death by his Parents


Friends may visit with the family on Saturday April13, 2019 from 12 noon – 2 p.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ; 15676 Michigan Road, Argos, Indiana.

Funeral Services will follow on Saturday April 13, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ; 15676 Michigan Road, Argos, Indiana with Rev. Lloyd Howard of the Church of Jesus Christ.

Memorial Contributions may be made to help the family with final expenses at: Donald T. Ruh Jr. Memorial Fund – 208 N. Michigan St., Argos, Indiana 46501.

Arrangements have been entrusted with the Earl-Grossman Funeral Home, Argos, Indiana






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