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James Ruyle

Died: October 23, 2018

James Monroe Ruyle, 85, of Champaign, passed away Tuesday, October 23, 2018 in
North Carolina.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 6 pm at Pennsylvania
Avenue Baptist Church in Urbana.

James was born May 28, 1933 in Urbana, the son…read more

James Monroe Ruyle, 85, of Champaign, passed away Tuesday, October 23, 2018 in
North Carolina.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 6 pm at Pennsylvania
Avenue Baptist Church in Urbana.

James was born May 28, 1933 in Urbana, the son of John William and Charlotte Jane
Ruyle. He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife Mary Ruyle, his sister Mary
Dart and her husband and his niece.

He leaves three daughters, three grandchildren, and four great grandchildren, and four nieces.

He worked at Steak and Shake and Kelley Vault company in the 1950’s. He served in the
Army during the Korean War. He worked at Twin City Printing/Colwell Printing/Kowa
Graphics for 40 years. He also worked at Unit 4 schools. He was a member of Champaign
Sportsman’s Club of Mahomet and First Methodist Church of Champaign.

He enjoyed photography, woodworking, decorating outside his house for Christmas,
camping, family trips to Wisconsin fishing, family gathering at holidays, country music,
and selling lighted Christmas decorations.

Morgan Memorial Home, Savoy is assisting the family with arrangements (www.morganmemorialhome.com).

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Service Information

Service Information

Date: Saturday, November 17, 2018

Time: 06:00 pm

Pennsylvania Avenue Baptist Church

Address:

Urbana, IL
 

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