Frank Lee Ruggles Death – Former USA Army Paratrooper and photographer,Frank Ruggleshas died on July 5th, 2021. Frank who was born in Phoenix, AZ on November 12, 1966 passed away at the age of 54. His death was announced on his official Instagram page.
It is with much sadness and regrets the passing of Frank Lee Ruggles a true legend in the landscape photography field.
Frank was a prominent photographer known around the world. Frank worked many years with the National Parks and many other remarkable artistic accomplishments shared his immense talent. Frank was also proud to serve our nation as part of the Army 82nd Airborne division. He truly enjoyed sharing knowledge of photography with all those that he met or found him the trails of so many national parks doing what he truly loved. His keen eye for capturing the beauty and details of our national parks and wildlife from coast to coast and tens of thousands of miles he traveled to share his vision with us will live on in his images that we all enjoyed.
Frank’s, true love of his life was his wife Lisa Crow Ruggles of 25 years, who was his partner in adventure and best friend, with their shared love of the outdoors and living life to its fullest. They loved sharing time at their ranch together and exploring the valley and trails surrounding the ranch. And of course, no one can forget their Furry shadow Stanley their fun-loving, goofy, gentle giant and supervisor of Ranch