Ruth D. Ruenzel

Ruth D. Ruenzel, age 97 of Brookfield, passed away on Wednesday, January 10, 2018.

Ruth is survived by her son, Dennis Ruenzel; daughter, Jan (Mike) McDaniel; her grandchildren Jeff Ruenzel, Cindy (Kevin) Pagenkopf, Steven McDaniel and David (Ammie) McDaniel, along with her great-grandchildren Mason Pagenkopf and Liam McDaniel. Ruth is further survived by her nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.

Ruth was preceded in death by the love of her life, L. Donald Ruenzel, and her brother, Richard Wuerch.

Ruth enjoyed cooking, gardening, traveling and most of all entertaining family and friends. She will be deeply missed by her family and everyone that knew her.

Private family services are being held.

Pagenkopf Funeral Home, 1165 E. Summit Ave., Oconomowoc, WI 53066 is serving the family. For more information, call 262-5674457 or visit