FAIRFIELD, Conn. Harry Ruderman, 90, of Fairfield, died April 21 at the Jewish Home for the Elderly in Fairfield.
He was born in Bridgeport, a son of the late Joseph and Dora Ruderman. A U.S. Army veteran, Ruderman served during World War II in June 1944 at Utah Beach and at the Battle of St. Lo. He was the recipient of a Bronze Star, Victory Medal, Combat Infantry Badge for 45 days of straight battle, and a Good Conduct Medal.
Ruderman is survived by two sons, Michael E. Ruderman and wife Deborah and Charles D. Ruderman and wife Lisa; a daughter, Jamie Marinaccio and husband Ralph; and three grandchildren. He was predeceased by his wife, Bernice Ruderman, in 2006; and three brothers, Sol, Julius and Sidney.
Services were held Monday at Abraham L. Green and Son Funeral Home in Fairfield, with burial at Loyalty Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Disabled Veterans or other veterans organizations.
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