Gary James Ruder

Gary James Ruder, 72, Hays, died Monday, Aug. 10, 2020 at his home.

He was born Jan. 4, 1948, in Hays to Nick and Hilda (Heronome) Ruder.

Survivors include a brother, Kenneth Ruder, Colorado Springs; and two sisters, Nancy Augustine and Mary Werth, both of Hays.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and two brothers, Roger and Darrell Ruder.

No services are planned at this time.

Brock's-Keithley Funeral Chapel and Crematory, 2509 Vine, Hays, KS 67601, is in charge of arrangements.

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Posted online on August 22, 2020