Ruth E. Burmeister

Ruth E. (nee Alm) Burmeister, 92, found peace Friday, May 25, 2007.

Ruth was a lifelong member of St. Luke’s Lutheran Church in Waukesha, where she served in many volunteer capacities, including the senior choir. She also was a member of the Waukesha Choral Union.

Ruth was the loving wife of 65 years to the late Robert. She is the dear mother of James Burmeister and special friend of Paul Kasten and Max and Harry. She is further survived by other relatives and friends.

Memorial services for Ruth will take place at 7 p.m. today, June 1, at the Faith and Education Center at Lutheran Manor, 4545 N. 92nd St., Wauwatosa. A reception will follow.

Special thanks are acknowledged to the Luther Manor staff for their care and for reawakening Ruth’s artistic spirit.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to Luther Manor.

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.