Rudolph (Rudy) Edward Banducci was born and raised alongside his eight siblings in the Old River area. He graduated from Bakersfield High School and began farming with a bit of truck driving in there. too, where he made many lifelong friends.
Rudy served on the board for the Lakeside School District. He loved going to the casino and the Reno Air Races. Most of all he loved his many cats…..he would feed any and all strays that came his way.
Rudy was preceded in death by his wife, Donna Banducci, parents, Ido and Teresa Banducci; brothers, Leroy, Jim, George, Ray, Benny and Ralph.
He is survived by his 4 children, Cindy Kehl, Connie Metcalf, Mark Banducci and Tina Lansing; grandchildren, Shelby, Michael, Kelly, Eric, Tracee, Sienna and Kelbi; siblings Al Banducci & Donna Dunham.
Rosary will be recited Thursday, January 6, 2022 at 9:30 a.m. followed by Mass of Christian Burial at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church. Interment will follow at Greenlawn Memorial Park Southwest.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Rudy’s memory to your favorite charitable organization.