Robert Ray Ruyle, 48, passed away Sunday, July 6, 2014 at his residence.
Born in Alton on November 1, 1965, he was the son of Delores (Shuttleworth) Banks of Alton and the late Joseph Oscar Ruyle. He was employed as a security guard until he retired in 2002. On May 27, 1989 in Alton, he married the former Christine Porter. She survives. In addition to his wife and mother, he is survived by his step-father, Everett Banks of Alton; son, Matthew Ruyle of Alton, daughter, Jennifer Ruyle of Alton; two grandchildren, Landon and Colton Ruyle; and a brother, Joseph D. Ruyle of Kansas City, MO.
Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday at Marks Mortuary in Wood River.
A funeral mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Thursday at Our Lady Queen of Peace Church in Bethalto. Father Tom Liebler will be celebrant.
Burial will follow in Valhalla Memorial Park in Godfrey.