May 18, 1955 - October 2, 2013 Resided in Ortonville, MI
RUKS, Donald Jay - Age 58, of Ortonville, died October 2, 2013. Visitation will be held 12 - 4 PM Sunday October 6 at Sharp Funeral Homes, Fenton Chapel, 1000 Silver Lake Rd., Fenton. Contributions may be made to the Don Ruks Memorial Fund. Don was born May 18, 1955 in Detroit the son of Harry and Stephanie (Uruski) Ruks. He married Louise Ann Savage on June 2, 1979 in Troy. Don worked for Matrix System Automotive Finish in Walled Lake. He is survived by wife of 34 years, Louise; daughter, Katelyn; sister, Loretta (and husband Bernie) Lackney; 2 brothers, Harry (and wife Lyn), and Martin (and Linda); God-daughter, Renee; and several nieces and nephews; and countless friends. Don was preceded in death by his parents; brother Ronald; and son-in-law Chris Evans. Tributes may be shared on the obituaries page at www.sharpfuneralhomes.com.