WAUKESHA

Ruth M. Kahn


May 8, 1926 – Aug. 6, 2013


Ruth M. Kahn of Waukesha passed away Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, at the age of 87, at her home surrounded by her family.

She was born May 8, 1926, in Muskego, the daughter of Walter and Hilda (nee Barske) Rindt.

Ruth married Raymond Kahn on Feb. 18, 1950. She was a longtime, active member of Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church and was active with the Ladies Guild of Beautiful Savior. Ruth enjoyed sewing and was a great gardener. Most of all she loved spending time with her family.

Ruth will be dearly missed by her children, Kevin (Jill) Kahn of Helenville, Thomas Kahn of Waukesha and Laurie (Gregory) Brown of Waukesha; grandchildren, Andrea, Clint, Felicia (Carlos) Garduno, Gregory Brown Jr. and Cassandra Brown; great-grandchildren, Yanitza Garduno, Natalia Garduno and Camilla Olmos; sister, Jean Wallschlaeger; brother, Walter (Marion) Rindt ; and her sister-in-law, Sylvia Rindt. She is further survived by other relatives and friends.

Ruth was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Raymond; brothers, Bobby and Richard Rindt; and a sister, Myrtle (Irv) Halverson.

The visitation for Ruth will be held from 4 p.m. until the 6:30 p.m. funeral service Friday, Aug. 9, at Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church, 1205 S. East Ave., Waukesha, WI 53188. The Rev. Peter A. Schmidt will be officiating. Committal services will take place at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 10; please meet at the Green parking area at Wisconsin Memorial Park, 13235 W. Capitol Drive, Brookfield.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in Ruth’s name to Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church are appreciated (address above).

Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning Services is serving the family. For further information, please call 542-6609, or for directions, an online obituary, or to leave a condolence, please visit www.WaukeshasFuneralHome.com.