Tim was born on October 2, 1967 in New London as the son of Pat Conn and the late Robert “Bob” Ruckdashel. He graduated from Clintonville High School in 1986. Tim was a “Jack of all trades” and over the years enjoyed working as a truck driver and mechanic for Badger Transport and later Schutt Industries. Tim served the Clintonville community as a volunteer fireman for 12 years. He obtained the rank of firefighter and also served as the President of the Clintonville Fireman’s Association. Tim often went over and above in his service and made many friendships over the years. In his spare time he enjoyed spending time outdoors fishing, hunting and camping.
Survivors include: His mother: Pat Ruckdashel, sister: Tracie Ruckdashel, niece: Lyndsey (Dave) Thomson, nephew: Dustyn Poppe, Step-Grandfather: Stanley Kern, also his “boys” Monty & Cooper. Tim was preceded in death by his father; Robert Ruckdashel, maternal grandparents; Robert Conn & Gaila Kern, paternal grandparents; Robert & Mildred Ruckdashel, an uncle; Jeff Conn, and a niece; Jordynn Poppe.
Tim’s memorial service will be held Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at 6 PM at the Clintonville Fire Hall, 50 10th Street, Clintonville with Rev. Vilas Mazemke officiating. Visitation will start at the fire hall on Wednesday at 4 PM and a light meal will follow the service at the Clintonville Community Center. In lieu of flowers a memorial fund will be established by Tim’s family. The Eberhardt-Stevenson Funeral Home & Crematory of Clintonville is assisting his family with the arrangements. An online guestbook can be found at www.eberhardtstevenson.com