January 14, 1936 - June 13, 2019
Benne E. Rude of Pauls Valley, Oklahoma was born to Jasper Otis and Alice Rude on January 14, 1936 in Turlock, California and passed from this life on June 13, 2019 in Norman, Oklahoma at the age of 83 years. Benne was born and raised in Turlock, California. He attended Roselawn Elementary and Turlock High School. He played football and baseball. Benne was a member of the Turlock Round Up Club and Cavaliers. On March 18, 1960, Benne married Doris Vivian Killian in Reno, Nevada. Benne and Doris made their home in Oklahoma in 1967 and purchased a laundromat in Pauls Valley. He bought The Pizza Place which became known as Ben’s Pizza, a local favorite that was famous for its pizza buffet. Benne was a member of the Elks Lodge and the Mason’s. In his spare time, he enjoyed fishing, hunting, playing gin, watching Dodgers baseball and OU football. The most important things he taught others were to have a great work ethic, good customer service, treat others as you would want to be treated, and the importance of family. Benne loved the Lord and was very thankful for all of his family. Mr. Rude is survived by: 1 Son: Allen Rude and his wife Maureen 4 Daughters: Carolyn Matthews and her husband Terri, Dorinda Cummings, Terri Hammett, and Melinda Alfred and her husband Steve Brother: Raymond Rude 15 Grandchildren: Shawn Hennigan, Gabriel Matthews, Caleb Matthews, Christopher Matthews, Kristin Smith, Benjamin Rude, Nathan Humston, William Humston III, Summer Davis, Mercy Hilton, Isaac Hilton, Terra Martinez, Garrett Hammett, Sara Hernandez, and Abigail Alfred, 31 Great-grandchildren, and 1 Great-Great-Grandchild Mr. Rude was preceded in death by: His wife: Doris on November 2, 2018 Parents: Jasper and Alice Rude One grandson: Jacob Ray Belvin One great-grandson: Landon Cole Hammett Memorial Services are scheduled for 11:00 a.m., Friday, June 21, 2019 at the Trinity Baptist Church in Pauls Valley, OK with Allen Rude officiating. Services are under the direction of Wooster Funeral Home. You may send a condolence to the family at www.woosterfuneralhomes.com.
Benne E. Rude of Pauls Valley, Oklahoma was born to Jasper Otis and Alice Rude on January 14, 1936 in Turlock, California and passed from this life on June 13, 2019 in Norman, Oklahoma at the age of 83 years. Benne was born and raised in Turlock,... View Obituary & Service Information
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