William R. "Rudy" Claus, age 84, of rural Ewing, Missouri, passed away Thursday, August 7, 2014, at his home.

William R. "Rudy" Claus, age 84, of rural Ewing, Missouri, passed away Thursday, August 7, 2014, at his home.

A memorial celebration of his life will be held at a later date. 

Arrangements are entrusted to the Lewis Brothers Funeral Chapel in Palmyra, Missouri.