Carma J. Ruggles, 94, of Durand, IL died June 20, 2023 in Medina Nursing Center after a lengthy illness. she was born April 10, 1929 in Sciotoville, Ohio the daughter of William and Mary (Creech) Johnson. Carma graduated from Portsmouth High School the class of 1947. She married James Ruggles in Portsmouth, Ohio in 1947. Carma worked a a purchasing agent for a variety of companies. She is member of First Baptist Church in Pecatonica, IL. She was a great cook and her family enjoyed her cookies.\n\nSurvivors include: sons Michael (Vicki) Ruggles, Craig Ruggles; daughter Tammy (Kurt) Schmidgal and son Jon (Diana) Ruggles; 9 grandchildren; numerous great grandchildren; brother Gary Johnson; numerous nieces and nephews. She predeceased by her husband, 6 brothers and sisters.\n\nA funeral ceremony will be held on Monday June 26, 2023 at 11:00 a.m. in First Baptist Church, 819 Washington Street, Pecatonica, IL with Pastor David Myers officiating. Burial will be in Durand Township Cemetery. A visitation will be held at the Church from 10:00 a.m. until time of Ceremony, Monday.