Edward Hoffman Ruttiger, Jr. (“Skippy”), 77, formerly of Galveston, passed away June 5, 2017, at his residence.
Skippy was preceded in death by his parents, Edward and Leacy Ruttiger; and granddaughter, Crystal Gerondale.
Skippy is survived by his children: Kathy Taylor (Ronnie), Diana Espinosa (Harvey), Eddie Ruttiger, and Tim Ruttiger (Veronica); grandchildren: Justin Popovich, Kalyn Morrison (Marcus), Jonathan Popovich, Ryan Taylor, Jennifer Narvaez (Adrian), Alicia Espinosa, Eddie Ruttiger, Mackenzie Ruttiger, Megan Ruttiger, Maddison Ruttiger, and Tatum Ruttiger; great grandchildren: Marissa Gutierrez, Chelsea Gutierrez, Valerie Gutierrez, Mariah Reyes, April Reyes and Jay Reyes; brothers: Ronnie Ruttiger (Margaret), and Donnie Ruttiger; sister, Nancy Black; as well as numerous other relatives and friends.
The family will have a private memorial.
In Skippy’s honor, please make memorials to The Rosenberg Library in Galveston, Texas or a charity of your choice.