Obituary: Michael Ruggles


A private family funeral ceremony was held for Michael L. Ruggles, 66, of Bettendorf, formerly of Princeton. Trimble Mortuary, Moline, assisted the family with arrangements.

Mr. Ruggles died Sunday, Sept. 12, 2021, at home.

Michael Ruggles was born May 23, 1955, in Des Moines, the son of Richard and Dorothy (Hardly) Ruggles.

He married Debra McLaughlin on Aug. 31, 1974, in Princeton.

Survivors include his wife; his children, Christopher (Alyssa) Ruggles and Angela (Jeremiah) Springsteem; and four grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation. 

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