Memorial requested for family's choice.
Delores Gladys Ruegge, 87, of Owensville, Mo., passed away Friday, March 26, 2021, at Capital Region Medical Center in Jefferson City.
She was born Jan. 12, 1934, to John Henry and Anna Marie (Nowack) Bruens in Washington.
She was united in marriage to Kenneth L. Ruegge May 23, 1953, in St. Louis.
Delores was a member of St. John's United Church of Christ in Bem where she belonged to the quilting group, VFW Ladies Auxiliary and St. John's Hospitality Committee for many years.
She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Anna; husband, Kenneth; daughter, Donna Ruegge; and son-in-law, Mark Sieckmann.
She is survived by her children, Brenda Minter and husband Lewis of Sharpsburg, Ga. and Matthew Ruegge and fiancee' Amber Crider of Owensville; and granddaughters, Beth and Becca Sieckmann of Sharpsburg, Ga.
Visitation will be on Sunday, March 28 from 1-5 p.m. at Gottenstroeter Funeral Home in Owensville.
Funeral services will be on Monday, March 29 at 11:00 a.m. at St. John's United Church of Christ at Bem with Pastor Jeff Remelius officiating. Burial in church cemetery.
Memorials requested for family's choice.
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