Rudy G. Denney, age 85, of Houston, Ohio passed away on Saturday April 2, 2022 at 9:20 p.m. in the Dorothy Love Nursing Home, Sidney.
Born on January 23, 1937 in Conover, Ohio, Rudy was a son of the late William and Carrie (Wilson) Denney.
He married Marion Sansam on June 7, 1958 and she preceded him in death on October 19, 2004.
Rudy is survived by his children, Linda Burch of Sidney, Mark (Regina) Denney of Anna and Laura (Dan Crusey) Denney of Sidney and three grandchildren, Isaac, Alex and Dakota.
In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Howard, Richard and Norman Denney and infant sister, Helen Denney.
Rudy retired from Shelby Manufacturing as Union President after 30+ years of employment. He also worked for the city of Piqua Power Plant. He loved his cats and spent many hours tinkering on cars.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, April 7, 2022 at 10:00 a.m. in the Atkins-Shively Funeral Home, 216 S. Springfield St, St Paris, Ohio with Pastor Jeremy Spence presiding. Burial will follow in Newson Cemetery, Cowpath Road, St Paris, Ohio.
Visitation for family and friends will be held Wednesday, April 6, 2022 from 5:00 p.m to 7:00 p.m in the Funeral Home.
Donations in Rudy’s name may be made to Shelby County Animal Rescue Foundation, P.O. Box 671, Sidney, Ohio 45365.
Condolences to the family may be sent to www.shivelyfuneralhomes.com.
Shelby County Animal Rescue Foundation
1100 Clem Road, Sidney OH 45365