Donald Nicholas Ruppert age 39, of Fairfield, Ohio and formerly of Buffalo, New York, passed away Thursday October 17, 2019. Born and raised in Arcade, NY, Don graduated with the Pioneer High School class of 1999. He later earned two associate degrees and worked for many years as a Desktop Support Engineer.
Don will fondly be remembered as a loving dog owner with two boxers Killian and Bruiser, an avid Buffalo Bills fan, a dedicated Tom Brady Hater, and a devoted friend who loved long, deep, heart to heart talks.
Don was predeceased by his mother Lori A. Ruppert and survived by his father James A. Ruppert, his three brothers James W. (Deena) Ruppert, John A. (Kimberly) Ruppert and William A. Ruppert, a niece and three nephews as well as a large circle of friends from Buffalo and Cincinnati.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday October 26, 2019 @ 12:00 noon at the Kenneth Howe Funeral Home, 64 Maple Road, East Aurora, NY.
Details for an additional memorial service in Cincinnati, Ohio will be forthcoming.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to Second Chance Boxer Rescue at http://www.secondchanceboxer.com/donate.html
Both Don and his mother loved following this boxer rescue organization.