Aug 14, 1934 – May 10, 2018
Rude -“the Dude” passed away peacefully May 10, 2018 with Elly and Jake at his side. Rudy was born August 14, 1934 to Bill and Sarah Vowles and was raised along with 13 brothers and sisters in Sooke BC.
Rude was a smart and talented man – If it was broken he could fix it, if it wasn’t he would make it better. He was known for his never-ending dialogue of jokes- keeping everyone laughing. He will be forever in our hearts.
Rudy is survived by loving wife Eleanor (Elly), sons Joe, Kelly and daughter in law Jake, grandchildren Carlee (great grandson Jaxon) Brody, and Rudy Shane Graham (Liam, Talia and Millie) and all of the extended family. Elly’s children David and Tammy (Jim) and their families. Brothers Raymond, Blacky and Wally and sisters Laura, Linda and their spouses, many nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.
Predeceased by parents Bill and Sarah, son Randy, previous wife Carol Vowles, wife Marlene, brothers David, Joe, Tuck and sisters Gloria, Viola, and Jean. Also many other loved ones, family and friends who have gone on before him. Sadly and most recently, since his passing sisters Beverly and Marilyn have gone onto join their brother Rudy.
Please come join the family celebrate Rude’s life June 23rd 2018, 11-2 pm at the Sooke Community Hall, 2037 Shields Rd, Sooke B.C.
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Care Funeral Services, Sooke