WAYNE, N.J. -- Leon Ruddy, of Wayne, died Monday, Nov. 21. He was 67.
Before retiring, he worked for Infinity Elevator Company Inc. in Little Ferry. He was a member of the National Elevator Industry Local #1 in Long Island City, N.Y. He was an avid golfer and boater and a member of the Englewood Boat Basin. He was a U.S. Navy veteran who served our country proudly.
He is survived by his children, Kristy Heinrich, Lee Ruddy, Ricky Ruddy and his fiancee Dana Goldstein and Alexandra Ruddy; grandchildren, Kayla and Christopher; companion, Sandra Porto, parents, Mary Ruddy and the late Leon Ruddy; and siblings, Dennis Ruddy and his wife Joanne and Darlene Boylan and her husband Bill.
The family will receive friends from 1-4 and 6-9 p.m. Friday at the -Vander Plaat Memorial Home, 113 S. Farview Ave., Paramus. There will be a funeral service at 9:30 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home followed by a 10 a.m. funeral Mass at St. Anne's R.C. Church, 15-05 St. Anne's St., Fair Lawn. Interment will be in Fair Lawn Memorial Cemetery.
As an expression of sympathy, memorial contributions in his memory may be made to the COPD Foundation, 3300 Ponce De Leon Blvd., Miami, FL 33134 or the National Pancreatic Cancer Foundation , P.O. Box 1848, Longmont, CO 80502.
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