Mr Edward A. (Ted) Ruddell

June 10, 1933November 2, 2012

RUDDELL: Edward Alexander (Ted)

June 10th, 1933 - November 2nd, 2012

Member of the Scottish Rite and Kilwinning Masonic Lodge GRC 565 AF&AM 48th Highlanders Canada Association Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 345 Drummer with the Metropolitan Toronto Police Band

Peacefully on Friday November 2nd, 2012 after a short illness with his children by his side.

He will be greatly missed by his daughter Amy and son David (Heather) and their mother Carol Ruddell-Foster Ted was also the proud Papa of Jack Edward.

Ted's family wish to express their gratitude and appreciation to the staff at Toronto East General Hospital and to the team at Chester Village for their exceptional care.

Friends may call at the Trull Funeral Home, 1111 Danforth Avenue (just west of Greenwood Avenue) from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday. Funeral Service will be held at 1 o'clock Wednesday in the Trull Chapel followed by interment in Resthaven Memorial Gardens, 2700 Kingston Road, Toronto.

If desired, memorial donations to the Toronto Star Santa Claus Fund would be appreciated.


  • Visitation Tuesday, November 6, 2012
  • Visitation Tuesday, November 6, 2012
  • Masonic Service Tuesday, November 6, 2012
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Mr Edward A. (Ted) Ruddell

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Karen Rae Short

November 12, 2012

Dear Amy, Marilyn emailed to let me know about your Dad...I am so sorry for your loss. From the photo and writeup, he looked like a kind and caring person who gave to his family and community. I hope that you and your family find comfort in your memories and support from family and friends. Sincerely, Karen Rae Short

Virginia Cornford

November 9, 2012

Dear Amy,
You were such a wonderful daughter also doing things for your dad. My sympathy to you and your family at this difficult time.

anna mota

November 8, 2012

Dear Amy, my deepest sympathy to you and your family.

November 7, 2012

Dearest Carol & Family,
Our hearts are with you in this time of sorrow.
Jeannie Ramroop & Family

Cath-Anne Ambrose

November 5, 2012

Sending my condolences and love to all of you Amy, David & Carol.

Carol McBurney

November 5, 2012

I am so sorry to hear of Ted's death.
I worked for Ted at General Binding Corp.
and had the highest respect for him. I am sure that he will be greatly missed.

Dalia Bagby

November 5, 2012

Dave and family - please accept my sincerest condolences for your loss.