David Alton Ruckman

September 21, 1988 - November 15, 2021

David Alton Ruckman, age 33, of Mt. Vernon, Missouri, passed away at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, November 15, 2021, at his home. He was born September 21, 1988, in Springfield, Missouri, the son of Leonard and Phyllis (Pedigo) Ruckman.

David was a 2007 graduate of Mt. Vernon High School and was a skilled laborer.

David is survived by his sister, Lynnette (Elle) Parris and her husband, Josh, and their children, of Billings, Missouri; two brothers, Kurtis Osterloh and his wife, Amanda, and their children of Republic, Missouri, and Connor Osterloh and his wife, Katie, of Memphis, Tennessee; aunt and uncle, Susie and Win Osterloh of Mt. Vernon, who raised him as one of their own and several nieces, nephews, and extended family.

David was preceded in death by his parents, Leonard and Phyllis and his sister, Salena Goodin.

A celebration of David’s life will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, December 4, 2021, at the KeenBean Coffee Roasters in Mt. Vernon, Missouri. Arrangements are under the direction of the Fossett-Mosher Funeral Home in Mt Vernon, Missouri.