Born to Eternal life November 30, 2016 in Menomonee Falls.
Ruth was born to Edward and Frieda Klumb on November 4,1922 in Rockfield ,Wisconsin. She was baptized and confirmed at Christ Evangelical Church at Dheinsville. She attended and graduated from Rockfield Grade School and Menomonee Falls High School. Ruth was employed as an office worker for 25 years.
Ruth married the love of her life, Ray B. Ackmann, at Christ Lutheran Church in Jackson on February 19, 1967. Ruth and Ray lived on a small farm near Campbellsport, WI following their marriage. Ray preceded her in death on February 3,1982. Ruth moved to Grafton in December, 1986. She was a member of Pilgrim UCC.
Ruth was also preceded in death by her parents, 5 brothers, 6 sisters-in-law and 2 nieces.
Ruth is survived by 2 sisters-in-law, Donna Klumb and Virginia Ackmann, nieces, nephews, grand nieces and nephews, 7 God children, other relatives and friends.
Ruth requested that she be cremated and that there be no memorial service for her. She hopes that all of you will remember her as she was when she lived her life among you.
Ruth’s remains will be placed in her gravesite with a graveside committal service at 1:00 PM, Saturday, December 3, 2016 at Christ Church Cemetery (Maple Road and Hwy 145 Germantown, WI), with Pastor Mary Martha Kannass officiating.
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