Rufus was born October 31, 1986 in Clinton, MO, the son of Samuel and Rebecca (Bower) Dulaban. He enjoyed fishing and hunting.
Rufus was preceded in death by his Grandmother Helen Bower, his Uncle Jack Manes, and his best friend Joey.
Among survivors are his mother and father, Rebecca and Samuel Dulaban, his grandfather, Rufus Bower, his grandmother, Dorothy Albin, two sisters; Jessica Helena Dulaban and Mike King and children Ashlynn, Ian, and Owen King of Clinton, MO and Samantha Robin Dulaban and children (Mike) Nikotah and Virgil Dulaban of Springfield, MO, cousins; Thomas, Jeremy, Anita, DeAnna, Alicia (Aly), Cody, Kaylee, ReaAnn, and Randy, his aunts; Angela Barnett, Deanna Miller, Shirley Manes, and Darlene, and his uncles; Thomas Bower, Mark Bower, Willie Albin, Woody Albin, and Jackie Albin, as well as many nieces and nephews.
Rufus had a lot of family and friends that loved him and that he loved. Thank you to Rob Peterson who was there when RIP needed someone and who took him fishing when ever.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Vansant-Mills Funeral Home of Clinton, Missouri.