Ruth H. Kempf

Ruth H. Kempf, 88, of West Bend, passed away on Friday, Nov. 25, 2005 at her home.

She was born on March 21, 1917 in the town of Scott, the daughter of the late Albert and Adela (Deckliver) Krueger, and on May 28, 1938, she was united in marriage to William F. Kempf at St. John Lutheran Church in New Fane.

Her husband preceded her in death on May 13, 1984.

Ruth was a member of St. John Lutheran Church in New Fane.

Survivors include a sister-in-law, Vernell Krueger of the town of Auburn; a nephew, Michael (Faith) Krueger of Campbells-port; a great-nephew, Jeremy Krueger; two great-nieces, Sarah and Samantha Krueger, other relatives and friends.

Preceding her in death were an infant daughter and a brother, Harold Krueger.

Funeral services were held at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 27, at St. John Lutheran Church in New Fane.

Rev. Mark Eckert officiated and burial followed in the church cemetery.

Relatives and friends called on Sunday at the church from noon until the time of services.

Memorials to St. John Lutheran Church New Building Fund or to the charity of one’s choice are appreciated.

The Miller Funeral Home in Kewaskum served the family.