Rudolph Joseph "Rudy" Canale, 89, a resident of Norton, departed this life Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013, in Hospice Care Regional Inpatient Center at Elkins.
He was born Tuesday, Oct. 30, 1923, in New York City, N.Y., a son of the late Carlo and Eliva Ferrando Canale.
In June of 1953, at New York, he was married to the former Enis Chichetelli, who preceded him in death.
Surviving are one daughter, Ann Marie Canale of Daytona, Fla.; one brother, Frank Canale of Scarsdale, N.Y.; and four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Preceding him in death was one daughter, Caroline.
He attended the schools of New York. He was a former New York City police officer for 23 years.
The family will receive friends at Lohr & Barb Funeral Home of Elkins Friday from 5 to 8 p.m. On Friday evening at 7 p.m. at the funeral home, a wake service will be recited by the Very Rev. Donald X. Higgs V.F. On Saturday Sept. 14, at the funeral home, a mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 2 p.m. by the Very Rev. Donald X. Higgs V.F. Interment will follow in Saint Brendan Cemetery.
Lohr & Barb Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for Rudolph Joseph "Rudy" Canale. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.lohrbarbfuneralhome.com.