SOUTH VIENNA — Rudy R. Friece, 74, of South Vienna, formerly of Marengo and Kilbourne, died Monday, Oct. 4, 2010.
He was born Dec. 6, 1935, to the late Paul Friece and Doris (Moore) Dunaway. A lifelong truck driver he worked with R.M.D. Trucking, Signal Delivery and ABF Freight Systems.
Survived by son, Kenneth (Debbie) Friece; daughter, Sonja Burgess; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; half brothers, Ronald Houck, William Houck; half sisters, Paula Kleinhenz, Judy Smith; special friend and companion, Rose Garrabrant and her family.
Preceded in death by his beloved wife, Emily S. (Hubbard); and sister, Mary Lou Siders.
Friends may call Wednesday 6-8 p.m. at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Sunbury, where services will be Thursday at noon with Pastor J.R. Smith officiating. Interment will follow in Green Mound Cemetery, Kilbourne.
Memorial contributions to Community Mercy Hospice, 1343 N. Fountain Blvd., Springfield, OH 45504. Condolences at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.