David (Dave) Russell
Rudolf - Southport
(Dave) Russell Rudolf, age 60, of Southport died
Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at New Hanover Regional Medical
Center in Wilmington.
Dave was born in
Milwaukee, Wisconsin on December 19, 1952, son of the
late Robert and Margaret Roney Rudolf. He was a veteran
of the United States Navy. Dave retired as an air
traffic controller and pursued his interest as a private
pilot. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and grilling but
especially spending time with his children and
grandchildren at his home at the beach as well as the
family cabin in Wisconsin. He loved to travel,
especially to Ireland to enjoy the music and a wee bit
o’whiskey. All who knew him enjoyed his wit. Dave was
preceded in death by one brother Jeffrey Rudolf.
Survivors include his wife Monica Rawski Rudolf of
Southport; two daughters, Kelly Anne Skoug and husband
Jason of Elkhorn, Wisconsin and Kathleen Marie Rudolf of
Woodstock, Virginia; brother, Robert J. Rudolf, Jr. and
wife Jan of Omaha, Nebraska; sister Judy Hoyt and
husband Milton of Milwaukee, Wisconsin; two
grandchildren Grace Camryn Skoug and Brayden Michael
Skoug. He was loved by numerous friends and family
across the country.
A celebration of life service will be held on June 8,
2013 at 2:00 pm at Leff’s in Florence, Wisconsin.
& White Funeral and Cremation Service, Southport