Craig Ruble Obituary, Death Cause – It is with heavy hearts that we come together to remember and honor the life of Craig Lee Ruble, a beloved member of our community. Craig departed this life on Friday, August 31, 2023, in Salem, Missouri, leaving behind cherished memories and a legacy of dedication and service. Craig was not only a loving stepfather to Deanna Nash but also a dedicated business owner as the proprietor of Ruble Surveying Company in Salem, MO. His passion for his work and his commitment to excellence left an indelible mark on our community.
In addition to his professional achievements, Craig was a beloved brother to Pam Childress, Mark Ruble, Kim Gollhofer, and Amanda Wampler. He was a cherished grandparent to Emily Brooks, Jake Brooks, Savannah Nash, Erin Nash, Aubrey Nash, and Eli Nash. His love extended beyond his immediate family, encompassing a wide circle of nieces, nephews, cousins, and dear friends. Craig’s zest for life and his vibrant personality were well-known to those who had the privilege of knowing him. He brought energy and enthusiasm to every endeavor, including his service on the state board of directors. His contributions to our profession were invaluable, and his impact will be remembered by all who worked alongside him.
Many of us share fond memories of Craig’s co-op ventures with Bob Shotts and Ralph Riggs, including their annual GLO corner restoration seminar. These gatherings were not only educational but also filled with camaraderie and adventure. Craig’s spirited nature added a unique dimension to these events, leaving lasting impressions on all who participated. As we remember and celebrate Craig Lee Ruble’s life, let us also recall the stories and moments that made him the remarkable person he was. His legacy lives on in our hearts and in the memories we hold dear.