Ruda O. Maass

Nov. 13, 1908 - Feb. 6, 2006

Ruda O. Maass, 97, of Waukesha, died Monday, Feb. 6, 2006, at River Hills West Health Care Center in Pewaukee. Born Nov. 13, 1908 in Kendall, she was the daughter of Martin and Martha (nee Knutson) Benson.

Ruda is survived by her son, Arthur (Geraldine) Maass, and by her daughter, Arlene (Donald) Jensen. She is also survived by 11 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren, her sister-in-law, Frances Benson, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Ralph, and son, Robert.

Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until the 1 p.m. funeral services Friday, Feb. 10, at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 380 Bluemound Road, Waukesha (at highways J and JJ, four blocks south of Interstate 94).

Church and Chapel Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 549-0659 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.