Bruce Freeman Ruby passed away peacefully at Logan Health Medical Center, on October 11, 2023. Born in Helena, MT, on October 8, 1938, he grew up in Somers, MT, made a career with The Boeing Company in Everett, WA for 30 years. Throughout his life, he enjoyed photography, flying and serving his community in between being a devoted dad.
He remained active in his hobbies of photography, numerous civic and volunteer groups - most notably was the Museum At Central School - upon his move back to Somers. He also remained active in the lives of his grandchildren. Bruce was everyone’s friend, always actively helping whenever he could and will be dearly missed. He is survived by his daughter, J.J. (Dan), grandchildren Joshua, Caleb and Abigail-all of WA; brothers Gene (Marilyn) Ruby of Columbia Falls, Howard (Frances) Ruby of Somers, and his nieces and nephews and their families. At his request, no public service is planned. However, it is encouraged to celebrate his life in a way that honors his impact. An informal ceremony is tentatively planned for next summer. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if interested.To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Bruce Freeman Ruby, please visit our flower store.