, Newburyport, MA

August 2, 2013

Leslie F. "Les" Rudd

AMESBURY — Leslie F. Rudd, age 74, lifelong Amesbury resident, died at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston on February 5, 2013.

Born in Amesbury, April 27, 1938, son of the late Lewis S. and Helen A. (Austin) Rudd and a graduate of Amesbury High School, he was also a veteran of the Vietnam War, serving with the United States Air Force from October 28, 1960 to October 27, 1964.

His survivors include his brothers, Edward T. Rudd and wife, Frances, of Gilbert, Ariz., William L. Rudd of Salem, N.H., and David A. Rudd of Amesbury; his sister, Mary A. Judkins of Effingham, N.H.; along with two nephews, David and Bill; and three nieces, Laura, Linda and Pamela and their children.

ARRANGEMENTS: A graveside service will be held Tuesday, August 6, 2013, at noon at the Friends Cemetery in Amesbury. Arrangements are by Paul C. Rogers Family Funeral Home, 2 Hillside Ave., Amesbury.