Obituary — Diana Marie McDonald Ruda |

Obituary — Diana Marie McDonald Ruda


1955 – 2009

Diana Marie McDonald Ruda, age 53, of Park City, Utah, died at her home from health complications on Tuesday, January 27, 2009. She was born on July 11, 1955 in Herimston, Ore., the daughter of Archie McDonald and Marie Redwine Young. She married Kevin Ruda in 1978 in Portland, Ore. She loved horses, spending a great deal of time with "Playboy" and friends. Diana spent many hours gardening and enjoying the outdoors. Her greatest love was the ocean.

Spending time watching her children in their many activities was best of times for her. She was always grateful for the many friendships she shared in Park City.

She is survived by her husband, Kevin, two daughters, Heather Marie Stump of Verona, Wis. and Mindy (Les) Young of Middleton, Wis. and two sons, Mike of Waukesha, Wis. and Jordan; mother, Marie Young of Sun City West, Ariz., and one sister, Debbie Asby of Vancouver, Wash. She was preceded in death by her father, Archie, and her brother, John.

Friends and family may visit on Thursday evening, January 29 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Holbrook Mortuary, 3251 South 2300 East, Salt Lake City, Utah. Memorial services will be held Saturday, January 31 in Park City, Utah. Online condolences may be sent to the family at http://www.holbrookmortuary .com

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