Colton L. Kishpaugh, Jr.-Ruark, 23, of Hoopers Island, Maryland passed away Monday, May 25, 2015.
Born June 27, 1991 in Cambridge he was the son of Lori and Wayne Ruark and Colton Kishpaugh, Sr.
JR, as he was known by many, attended the local schools and graduated from Cambridge South Dorchester High with the class of 2009. For most of his working career he was involved in marine construction. He enjoyed fishing but his real passion was drag racing.
JR was a pleasant young man with a warm smile and huge heart. His passing has devastated his family and friends alike.
Surviving besides his parents is a daughter Justice Marie Powell: step mother Brooksie Kishpaugh; a sister Ashley Booze; brothers Nick Stultz and Caleb Ruark; step siblings Brooksie Marie Todd, Miranda Todd and Cody Kishpaugh; aunt Lisa Airey; niece Evelyn Pickett.
Preceding him in death are grandparents Sharon Gowe, Clara and Wilbert Booze, Jr. along with several cousins.
A visitation with family was held Friday, May 29, 2015 at Newcomb and Collins Funeral Home, P.A., Cambridge. Burial was June 2, 2015 at Hosier Cemetery, Fishing Creek.
Donations can be made to the funeral home to help defray funeral costs.
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Services will be private - by invitation only
Newcomb and Collins Funeral Home
308 High St. Cambridge, MD 21613