John Karl Ruby
“Viking” “Ruby” “J.R.”
Age 55, passed on Thursday, April 28, 2022
At his home after an accidental fentanyl overdose.
John may have lost the battle, but he put up a good
fight for many years. He was from the North Side,
but he also spent many years in Lawrenceville.
Son of the late William Sr. “Bo” and
Angeline “Toots” Ruby.
Father of Jessica (Nick) Pirring
He will be missed very much by his
20 year crush Beth Haushalter
Loving Brother of Sandra Williams,
William Ruby Jr., Eva Black,
and the late Kathleen Wind
Survived by his grandchildren, nephews,
Nieces, cousins, and friends.
Predeceased by his former companion
Libby Buechel, and his cat Ruby.
Visitation Wednesday 4-8pm
At Stephen M. Brady Funeral Home Inc.
920 Cedar Avenue Pgh., PA. 15212
John’s family wishes to spread awareness about
The dangers of drug addiction and how dangerous
the drugs are that your loved one is getting.
It’s not just in the Pittsburgh area, but this
Is everywhere. So take the time today to check on
someone, get them the help if needed, or
You will be planning their funeral as well.
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