Jeffrey “Jeff” “Tank” R. Ruhland, 62, Eden Valley
November 29, 1959 – December 29, 2021
Christian Burial Mass will be held on Friday January 7, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. at the Assumption Catholic Church in Eden Valley for Jeff R. Ruhland, 62, of Eden Valley, who died on Wednesday December 29, 2021 in his home surrounded by his family. Reverend Aaron Nett will officiate and interment will be in the parish cemetery. Visitations will be held from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Thursday, January 6, 2022 at the Assumption Catholic Church and one hour before Friday services also at the church. Parish prayers will be at 4:00 p.m. followed by the Rosary at 7:00 p.m. Thursday at Eden Valley Church.
Jeff was born November 29, 1959 in Minneapolis to Thomas and Mary Ann (Heaney) Ruhland. He married Maria Teresa Romero on February 23, 1991 in Cuernavaca, Mexico. Jeff has lived in Eden Valley most of his life and worked in various locations as a sheet metal worker for Sheet Metal Union # 10, retiring in 2018. He was a member of the Assumption Catholic Church in Eden Valley and has does volunteer work at Nuestros Pequenos Hermanos. Organization. Jeff enjoyed spending time with his family, fishing, hunting and traveling. He was a kind man who was very generous with his time and his talent. Jeff was so proud of his family and was a great provider, and a great husband, dad, son, brother and friend!
Survivors include his wife, Tere; son, Guillermo; daughter, Monique; mother, Mary Ann; siblings, Roch (Gail), Joe (Marcie), Robert (Rhonda), Coletta (Allan) Wortz, Peter (Kathy), Paul (Rose) and Beth (William) Hesse. He was predeceased by his father, Tom, on August 18, 2021.