Leroy L. Ruffing, 97
Dec. 1, 1920 — Dec. 31, 2017
Leroy L. Ruffing, 97, found peace on December 31, 2017, at the Samaritan
Health Center, West Bend. Leroy was born on Dec. 1, 1920 to Minnie (Kreilkamp)
and Louis Ruffing in the Town of Addison and spent most of his life on
the family farm until moving to West Bend.
He is survived by nieces, Judith (Gerald) Zingsheim, Minocqua and Carol
(Robert) Noll, Port Washington and other relatives and friends. In
addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by brothers Erwin,
Leonard (Evelyn), Wilfred, Jerome (Lorraine), sister-in-law Anita
Oswald, niece Joyce (Leonard) Hildebrand.
The family will greet relatives and friends Wednesday, January 3, 2018,
at 10 a.m. at Holy Angels Church, West Bend, with a Mass of Christian
burial at 11 a.m. Burial will be in Sacred Heart Cemetery, Allenton.
A special thank you to the nurses, aides and staff at the Samaritan
Health Center for their kind and loving care of Leroy.
The Schmidt Funeral Home in West Bend is serving the family. Online
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