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Michael L. "Smurf" Ruot

 
October 16, 1946 - November 2, 2019
 

Michael L. “Smurf” Ruot, 73, of Springfield died at 12:40 am, Saturday, November 02, 2019 at his home. He was born October 16, 1946 in Herrick to Emil Laverne and Hazel Claudine Whennen Ruot and they preceded him in death.

Also preceding Michael in death are one daughter, Amy Marie and one son.

Surviving are three sons, John Michael (Nikki) Ruot and Brian (Michelle) Ruot, both of New Berlin and Bradley Michael (Stephanie) Ruot of Springfield; 7 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; two sisters, Patty (Darrel) Bumgardner of Oconee and Betty Jo (Charlie) Saunders of Ramsey; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Michael was a resident of Springfield since 1970. He worked and retired in sales at American Tobacco and was the co-owner of the Blue Grouch Pub.

Visitation: 4 – 7 pm, Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at Staab Funeral Home – Springfield.

Funeral Service: 10:00 am, Thursday, November 7, 2019 at Staab Funeral Home – Springfield with Pastor Drew Peterson officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association or to the Michael L. Ruot Memorial Fund.

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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Wednesday, November 6, 2019

Time: 04:00 pm

End Time: 07:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Service Information

Date: Thursday, November 7, 2019

Time: 10:00 am

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Cemetery Information


Memorial Information

Alzheimer's Association

Address:

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Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association


Visitation Information

Date: Wednesday, November 6, 2019

Time: 04:00 pm

End Time: 07:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Service Information

Date: Thursday, November 7, 2019

Time: 10:00 am

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Cemetery Information


Memorial Information

Alzheimer's Association

Address:

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Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association


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