Louie R. Rude

Sep 23, 2018
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Louie R. Rude, 43, of Waterloo, died at his home on Sunday, September 23, 2018.

He was born October 22, 1974 in Farmington, MO, son of Harold and Kathy (May) Rude. He married Rachel Booke on January 1, 2004; they later divorced. He worked at Hawkeye Sheet Metal and various other construction jobs over the years.

Louie is survived by his mother, Kathy (Richard) Springer of Clinton, IA; a sister, Rustie (David) Nielsen of Clinton, IA; a daughter, Loree Thorndike‑Rude of Davenport, IA; two honorary daughters, Tessa Schott of Cedar Falls, and Danna Allen of Janesville, IA; two honorary sons, Derek Martie and Christian Lozano, both of Jesup, IA; two nephews, Garrett (Gisela) Knutsen of Fort Knox, KY, and Kaden Nielsen of Clinton, IA; and his two dogs, Tequila and Fireball.

He was preceded in death by his father; maternal grandmother, Ramona May; paternal grandparents, Claude and Grace Rude; and step grandparents, Paul and Barbara Springer.

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  1. Meme (sis) | Sep 28, 2018
    Too soon, man. Too soon. Love ya Louie! Rest easy. 

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