Obituary: Dr. Herman Leslie Rudeseal
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Tuesday, March 22, 2016 11:29 AM

Dr. Herman Leslie Rudeseal of Orange, TX, died March 19, 2016, in Hemphill, TX, at the Hemphill Care Center. He was a month shy of his 95th birthday.

Born April 13, 1921 in Lewis, Louisiana he grew up in Vivian, Louisiana.  A veteran of WWII, Herman served as a Sergeant Major in the US Army Military Police Corps in the Pacific. After returning home from the war, he attended Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, Iowa. Upon graduation in 1948, he moved his family to Orange and opened the Rudeseal Chiropractic Clinic where he practiced until retiring at age 78.

Herman enjoyed involvement in professional and civic organizations, serving on boards, committees, and in leadership roles throughout his life. A charter member of the American Chiropractic Association, he served in various capacities in the Texas Chiropractic Association including president, secretary, and board member.