Obituaries

Jeffery J. Ruggles

rugglesj.jpgJeffery Justin Ruggles, of Shelton, WA died at Providence St. Peter Hospital, Olympia on Monday, April 9, 2012. He was 38 years old. Jeff was born on September 2, 1973 to Justin R. Ruggles and Susie (de Senan) Nobmann in Bellevue, WA.  He graduated from Mercer Island High School in 1991 and also attended the Motorcycle Mechanics School in Phoenix, AZ.
In December of 1994 he married Cassandra Williams in Olympia. Jeff had always worked in the paving industry working for Ace, Woodworth and Looker Paving companies. Jim Oakes and Jeff started Jimini Paving of Shelton and Jeff retired in 2009.
Jeff’s hobbies included golfing, dirt bike riding, camping, fishing, and boating. He was very artistic, mechanical and enjoyed working with his hands. He loved spending time with his wife and daughter. Many memories were shared and the family also recollected his love of music, his singing and whistling. 
He is survived by his wife Cassandra and daughter Kaylee, both of Shelton; sisters, Jessica Benjamin (Jerel), Texas and Courtenay Hill (BG) of Oregon; mother, Susie Nobmann (Paul), Sonoma, CA and Ralph Ruggles of Shelton, WA; numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.
Jeff was extremely fond of his wife’s extended family. He was preceded in death by his grandparents and his son, Kody.
Donations can be made to the Shelton Valley Christian School, 201 W. Shelton Valley Rd. Shelton, WA 98584.
A Celebration of Life will be held at the Hope Chapel, 421 W. “E” St. Shelton on Saturday, April 14, 2012 at 2:00. McComb Funeral Home was honored to serve this family.