John B. Ruehle

John B. Ruehle, 51, of Palmyra, passed away peacefully Sunday, June 29, 2008, at his residence with his loving wife and daughter by his side.

He was born Sept. 18, 1956, in Milwaukee, the son of Delbert and Lois (nee Reise) Ruehle. John worked at International Harvester in Waukesha and was a member of the union. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, working and spending time with his family.

John married Nancy Ligman in West Allis on May 5, 1984, and they resided in Palmyra.

He will be sadly missed by his wife, Nancy, and daughter, Becky, both of Palmyra; his mother, Lois Ruehle of West Allis; and his sisters, Cheri (Mike) Feely of Alabama and Lori (David) Miller of Neshkoro.

He was preceded in death by his father, Delbert, and a nephew, Nicholas Miller.

Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, July 3, 2008, at Mealy’s Funeral Home, 320 W. Main St., Palmyra with the Rev. Steven Blyth officiating. Burial will follow at Hillside Cemetery in Palmyra. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. Thursday until the time of service at the funeral home.

Mealy’s Funeral Home is assisting the family. For further information, please call 495-2127.