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Thomas John Ruble, 69@13@@10@Thomas John Ruble, 69

Thomas John Ruble, 69, formerly of Prescott, died on Tuesday, Sept. 24, in New York. He was born on Sept. 12, 1944, in Red Wing, to John and Ardelle (Vann) Ruble. He graduated from Red Wing Central High School and from the University of Minnesota.

On March 20, 1965, he married Beverly Segerstrom. They owned and operated the Virginian Supper Club of Prescott for many years. For the past five years he has resided in New York City with his daughter.

Survivors include one daughter, Kristin (Stan) Church, of New York, N.Y.; one granddaughter, Madison Church of New York, N.Y.; his mother, Ardelle Ruble of St. Paul; two sisters, Heidi Carlson of St. Paul and Judy Mett of West Concord, MN.; one brother, Dick (Beth) Ruble of Red Wing; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife, Beverly in 2003; his father; and one brother, Grant.

A memorial service on 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 9, at the Mahn Family Funeral Home, Bodelson-Mahn Chapel in Red Wing. Burial in the Oakwood Cemetery. Visitation for one hour prior to the service. Memorials are preferred to Online condolences may be sent to the family at