American Veteran 01

SGM Ret. Rudolf E. Engel

September 25, 1931 ~ August 21, 2020 (age 88)

Obituary Image

Obituary

SGM (RET) Rudolf Emil Engel of Fayetteville, NC passed away on Friday, August 21, 2020. 

He is survived by his wife of 68 years, Alma; his daughters, Eveline (Chuck) of Roanoke and Diana (John) of Fayetteville and his sons, Alfred (Ruth) of Germany and Gary (Tina) of California; four grandchildren and three great grandchildren all of whom he loved dearly. 

He was born in Germany in 1931, emigrating to the United States on behalf of his young family in 1954. He served proudly and with distinction in the US Army for 28 years with two tours in Vietnam.

The family will receive friends at 1PM on Saturday, August 29, 2020 at Rogers & Breece Funeral Home for visitation with a brief ceremony at 2PM followed by Military Honors. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to FAPS  (www.fapspet.org)

 

 

 

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of SGM Ret. Rudolf E. Engel, please visit our floral store.


Services

Visitation
Saturday
August 29, 2020

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Rogers and Breece Funeral Home
500 Ramsey Street
Fayetteville, NC 28301

Memorial Service
Saturday
August 29, 2020

2:00 PM
Rogers and Breece Funeral Home
500 Ramsey Street
Fayetteville, NC 28301

© 2020 Rogers & Breece Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use