|Birth: ||Sep. 20, 1937|
|Death: ||May 15, 2012|
From: Colonial Funeral Home
Sally Lou Ruhnke
McHENRY – Sally L. Ruhnke, 74, of McHenry, died Tuesday, May 15, 2012, at Crystal Pines Health Care Center in Crystal Lake.
She was born on Sept. 20, 1937, in Monroe, Mich., to Charles and Hilda (Doderline) Gross. On July 18, 1959, she married Harold Ruhnke in Monroe.
Survivors include her five children, Bruce (Ruth) Ruhnke of Wonder Lake, Jane (Barry) Rasmussen of McHenry, Mark (Carol) Ruhnke of Carpentersville, Kathy (Mickey) Velez of McHenry and David (Kathy) Ruhnke of Niles; 10 grandchildren, John Ruhnke, Sara, Timothy, Amy and Elizabeth Rasmussen, Steven and Nathan Ruhnke, Kimberly and Morgan Velez and Kate Ruhnke; brother, Rollin Gross of Monroe; and brother-in-law, Richard Ruhnke of Elgin.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; and five siblings.
The visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday, May 17, at the Colonial Funeral Home, 591 Ridgeview Drive, McHenry. The visitation continues from 10 a.m. until the funeral service at 10:30 a.m. Friday, May 18 at the funeral home.
Interment will be in Windridge Memorial Park in Cary.
For information, contact Colonial Funeral Home at (815)385-0063 or www.colonialmchenry.com.
Henry Gross (1900 - 1983)
Hilda M Doederlien Gross (1899 - 1995)
Harold Arthur Ruhnke (1932 - 2002)
Windridge Memorial Park and Nature Sanctuary
Created by: Kurt Johnson
Record added: May 16, 2012
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