ALLIANCE, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Lloyd Elwood Ruble, 77 of Alliance, left his weary body behind and went home to be with the Lord on Friday, October 7, 2022.

Lloyd was born on May 3, 1945, the son of the late Ira and Olive Ruble. He was raised in Middlebourne, West Virginia.

In May of 1965 he married the love of his life, Nancy Ruble and moved to Ohio where they permanently resided.

He worked hard his entire life and always provided for his family, which meant the world to him.

In his spare time he enjoyed hunting, fishing and playing basketball and softball. In his later years, he loved playing a good game of bingo and even had been known to scratch off a ticket or two occasionally.

He leaves behind his daughters, Teresa (Jeff) Wilson and Stephanie (Scott) Haynes; five grandsons and one granddaughter; six great-grandchildren and two sisters, JoAnn Murner and Wilma Yost.

Besides his parents, Lloyd was preceded in death by his wife, Nancy; daughter, Roxanne; brothers, William, Henry, Ira and Chuck and sisters, Eileen, Tuni and Helen.

A Celebration of Life will be held at the Alliance Church of the Nazarene on Wednesday, October 12, 2022 from 12:00 – 3:00 p.m. Casual attire and flannel welcome. For anyone that knew him well only to wear t-shirts, flannel shirts and rolled up blue jeans.

The family requests in lieu of flowers, please consider donating to the Ronald McDonald House in Akron as this charity is near and dear to his family.

Interment will take place at Highland Memorial Park.

Arrangements are handled by Gednetz-Ruzek & Brown Funeral Home and Cremation Service. You may sign the guest register online at

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Lloyd Ruble, please visit our floral store.

A television tribute will air Tuesday, October 11 at the following approximate times: 5:17 a.m. on WKBN, 8:39 a.m. on FOX, 5:21 p.m. on WYTV and 6:35 p.m. on MyYTV.