Joseph H. Rudy, 86, formerly of 301 East Market Street, Danville, PA, passed
away peacefully on Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at Grandview Health Homes, Inc.,
Danville. He was born on December 25, 1929 in Danville, PA, the son of the
late Ernest and Mabel (Paugh) Rudy.
Sixty-seven years ago, Joe married his lifelong sweetheart, Jean Knorr Rudy
who preceded him in death on August 31, 2006.
He attended Danville Area Schools.
Joe was employed at Warshow and Sons, Inc. as a textile laborer retiring in
He was a lifelong member of the Continental Fire Company.
Joe enjoyed fishing and hunting. His greatest enjoyment in life was spending
time with his family.
Joe is survived by one son; Joseph L. Rudy and wife Sylvia of Danville, PA.
Also surviving are two grandsons; Scott Rudy and his wife Shannon and Joey
In addition to his wife, he was preceded in death by one brother; Leonard
"Reds" Rudy and four sisters; Ruth Weaver, Emileene Engleman, Elizabeth
Ketterman, and Doris Rudy.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a funeral service at Visneski
Funeral Home, Inc., 10 W Mahoning St., Danville, PA 17821 on Friday, October
7, 2016 at 11:30AM with Paul Dauenbaugh officiating. Friends will be
received from 10:00AM until the time of service. Burial will be held in Elan
Memorial Park, Bloomsburg, PA.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the Washingtonville Fire Company, 19
Strawberry Ridge Road, Danville, PA 17821.