Michael Edward Ruedy, 66, of Anamosa passed away on Saturday, May 11, 2019, at the Anamosa Care Center. A memorial service was held on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, at Cedar Hill Community Church at 11 a.m. with a visitation one hour prior to service. Inurnment will be a later date. Cedar Memorial Park Funeral Home is caring for Michael and his family.

Michael Edward Ruedy was born on June 29, 1952, the son of Jim and Faye (Trantanella) Ruedy. He was united in marriage to Carol Nelson in Cedar Rapids, on Sept. 25, 1993. Michael worked as a district manager in the insurance industry for several years before retiring. He enjoyed in his earlier years being a gymnast, dancer, playing handball and playing sports. In his later years, he enjoyed golfing, watching golf, reading, hunting and, most of all, loved spending time with family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his mother.

Left to cherish Michael's memories are his wife, Carol Ruedy of Anamosa; two children, Michelle Ruedy and Dawn Ruedy, both of Minneapolis, Minn.; stepchildren, Todd Boone of Anamosa and Michelle Smith of Tipton; nine grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be directed to the Anamosa Care Center in Michael’s name. Online condolences may be directed to the family at under Obituaries.

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