Darlene "Rud" A. Rudrow

February 7, 1939May 11, 2019

Darlene A. Rudrow, "Rud", 80 years loved, retired Register Nurse at St. Francis, went to meet her Lord, May 11, 2019. Rud's Celebration of Life Service will be held at 10 a.m. Fri. May 17, 2019 at Resthaven Mortuary. She is preceded in passing by her parents, H.P. "Curly" and Margie Davidson, daughter, Leigh Ann Rudrow, and grandson, Jacob Whitesell. She is survived by her husband of 59+ years, Don Rudrow; daughters, Kelly (Terry) Whitesell, Leslie (George) Shirley and Rhonda Rudrow; grandchildren, Jordon and Matthew Shirley, Alex (Hilary) Whitesell, Hannah (Cuyler) McCoy; and great-grandchildren, Huxley and Juniper Whitesell. Rud enjoyed baking, crocheting, knitting, camping, gardening and reading. She was a loving and compassionate woman; she will be dearly missed.


  • Don Rudrow, Husband
  • Kelly (Terry) Whitesell, Daughter
  • Leslie (George) Shirley, Daughter
  • Rhonda Rudrow, Daughter
  • Jordon Shirley, Grandchild
  • Matthew Shirley, Grandchild
  • Alex (Hilary) Whitesell, Grandchild
  • Hannah (Cuyler) McCoy, Grandchild
  • Huxley Whitesell, Great Grandchild
  • Juniper Whitesell, Great Grandchild
  • H.P. "Curly" Davidson, Father
  • Margie Davidson, Mother
  • Leigh Ann Rudrow, Daughter
  • Jacob Whitesell, Grandchild

  • Jordon Shirley, Honorary Casket Bearer
  • Matthew Shirley, Honorary Casket Bearer
  • Alex Whitesell, Honorary Casket Bearer
  • Cuyler McCoy, Honorary Casket Bearer
  • George Shirley, Honorary Casket Bearer
  • Terry Whitesell, Honorary Casket Bearer


  • Celebration of Life Friday, May 17, 2019

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