Constance Mae Ruder, 85, of Owensville, Missouri, passed away on Thursday, June 8, 2017, at her residence.
Constance was born on July 3, 1931, in Albany, New York, to the late Arthur Seymour and Rita (Shea) King. She was later adopted by Doc and Alberta (Moody) Humphrey. On July 7, 1972, at the Fee Fee Baptist Church in Bridgeton she was united in marriage to James R. Ruder.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her adopted parents; and sister, Eunice Spring.
Her survivors include her husband, James of the home; daughters, Donna Courtney and husband Donald of Wentzville and Joanne Grannemann and husband James of Owensville; grandchildren, Jacqueline and Danny Courtney and Danielle and Angelia Dolan; and great-grandson, Thomas Bumford.
Private gravesides services were held.
Arrangements entrusted to Gottenstroeter Funeral Home in Owensville.