In memory of
Richard R. Ruland
In memory of
Richard R. Ruland
Richard R. Ruland BETHLEHEM TOWNSHIP Richard "Rick" R. Ruland, 89, of Bethlehem Township, died Wednesday, March 31, 2021 in his home. Born May 29, 1931 in Clarks Green, PA, he was a son of the late Royd A. J. and Thelma R. (Cook) Ruland. His wife, Dorothy "Toby" (Kellow) Ruland died in 2006. Rick graduated from Wilson High School in 1949 and Lafayette College in 1953 with a BA in Economics and Business. He then served in the US Army at Fort Benning, GA as a 2nd Lieutenant. He was an executive at Bethlehem Steel Corporation for more than 30 years. Later he served as President of Green Pond Golf Course. In addition he was on the Board of Directors of Green Pond Golf Course and General Supply Company. He and Toby were volunteers for Meals on Wheels. He enjoyed spending time with family and friends on the Delaware River at the family summer cottage in Foul Rift, PA and was an avid deer hunter. Surviving are his daughter, Ricki R. Briggs and her husband, Jeffrey M. Briggs of Lyme, CT; his son, Rodd R. Ruland and his wife, Lorie F. Ruland of Amherst, NH; and four grandchildren, Devin T. Briggs and his wife, Terese E. Briggs, Chase R. Briggs, Reid R. Ruland and his wife, Dana H. Ruland, and Paige I. Ruland. His brother, Donald B. Ruland and his sister, Irene R. Potter died earlier. Services will be private. Donations can be made to The Greater Lehigh Valley Meals on Wheels, www.mowglv.org . The Ashton Funeral Home, Easton is handling the arrangements. Offer online condolences at www.AshtonFuneralHome.co. Ashton Funeral Home 1337 Northampton St. Easton, PA 18042 610-253-4678
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In memory of
Richard R. Ruland
Richard R. Ruland BETHLEHEM TOWNSHIP Richard "Rick" R. Ruland, 89, of Bethlehem Township, died Wednesday, March 31, 2021 in his home. Born May 29, 1931 in Clarks Green, PA, he was a son of the late Royd A. J. and Thelma R. (Cook) Ruland. His wife, Dorothy "Toby" (Kellow) Ruland died in 2006. Rick graduated from Wilson High School in 1949 and Lafayette College in 1953 with a BA in Economics and Business. He then served in the US Army at Fort Benning, GA as a 2nd Lieutenant. He was an executive at Bethlehem Steel Corporation for more than 30 years. Later he served as President of Green Pond Golf Course. In addition he was on the Board of Directors of Green Pond Golf Course and General Supply Company. He and Toby were volunteers for Meals on Wheels. He enjoyed spending time with family and friends on the Delaware River at the family summer cottage in Foul Rift, PA and was an avid deer hunter. Surviving are his daughter, Ricki R. Briggs and her husband, Jeffrey M. Briggs of Lyme, CT; his son, Rodd R. Ruland and his wife, Lorie F. Ruland of Amherst, NH; and four grandchildren, Devin T. Briggs and his wife, Terese E. Briggs, Chase R. Briggs, Reid R. Ruland and his wife, Dana H. Ruland, and Paige I. Ruland. His brother, Donald B. Ruland and his sister, Irene R. Potter died earlier. Services will be private. Donations can be made to The Greater Lehigh Valley Meals on Wheels, www.mowglv.org . The Ashton Funeral Home, Easton is handling the arrangements. Offer online condolences at www.AshtonFuneralHome.co. Ashton Funeral Home 1337 Northampton St. Easton, PA 18042 610-253-4678
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