WAUKESHA

Ruth A. Baumgartner

Dec. 17, 1915 - Nov. 12, 2007

Ruth A. Baumgartner, 91, of Waukesha, was called home Monday, Nov. 12, 2007. She was born Dec. 17, 1915, in Waukesha.

She is survived by her sister-in-law, Geraldine Baumgartner; six nephews, Jerald (Julie), David (Pat), Robert, Andrew (Cheryl), Raymond (Betty) and Philip (Heather) Baumgartner; three nieces, Charlotte (Jim) Turner, Alice Miller and Zida (Jim) Reed; and other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Ernest and Wilemena Baumgartner, and her brother, Raymond.

Ruth retired from the Waukesha Memorial Hospital housekeeping department after 17 years of service. She was a lifelong member of the Evangelical United Church of Christ in Waukesha.

Visitation will be held 1 p.m. to 2:45 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 18, at Church and Chapel, 380 W. Bluemound Road (at highways J and JJ, four blocks south of Interstate 94), Waukesha. Services will begin at 3 p.m. Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 19, at Prairie Home Cemetery.

Ruth was deeply loved and will be missed.

Church and Chapel Rudolph-Larsen Bros. Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 827-0659 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.