|Birth: ||Apr. 3, 1907|
|Death: ||Feb. 26, 1999|
Son of Elizabeth Neuhart Rueter and Lawrence Melchoir Rueter; brother of Carl Rueter, Helen Rueter Darby, Olga Rueter McBride, Carolyn Rueter Davis, Hattie Rueter Rosetti, Alvin Rueter, Lawrence Rueter, and Lucille Rueter Lee; husband of Nina Florence Tenny Rueter; father of Clark Meredith Rueter.
Haxtun-Fleming Herald, Haxtun, CO, March 3, 1999
Frank William Rueter, Haxtun, 91, died at the Haxtun District Hospital on Saturday, February 27, 1999.
Mr. Rueter was born on April 3, 1907, in Thayer County, NE, to Lawrence and Elizabeth [Neuhart] Rueter. He grew up and attended school in Wauneta, NE.
Frank married Nina Florence Tenney on September 4, 1938, in Papillion, NE. They lived and farmed at Wauneta, Nebraska, and later in the McCook, NE area. In 1954, the family moved to Haxtun where they farmed. The couple spent 21 winters in Arizona. Last year Frank and Nina moved into the Heritage Living Center within a few months of each other, celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary there together.
In his younger years, Frank enjoyed bowling, shuffleboard, hunting, fishing, and playing cards. He was a member of the Haxtun United Methodist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Nina Rueter, Heritage Living Center, Haxtun; a son, Clark Rueter and wife Fran, Haxtun; brothers Alvin Rueter, North Platte, NE, and Lawrence Rueter, Wauneta, NE; and sisters Helen Darby, North Platte, Hattie Rosetti, Vienna, VA, and Lucille Lee, Lancaster, VA; Carolyn Davis, Wheaton, MD; grandsons Wade Rueter and wife Sharon, Minnesota, and Stacey Rueter, Holyoke; and step-granddaughters Dawn Yack and Lani Schwartz, both of Sterling.
Lawrence Melchoir Rueter (1876 - 1934)
Elizabeth Neuhart Rueter (1877 - 1931)
Nina Florence Tenney Rueter (1908 - 2002)
Helen Anna Rueter Darby (1904 - 2005)*
Carl Ethelbert Rueter (1905 - 1965)*
Frank William Rueter (1907 - 1999)
Olga Barbara Alvina Rueter McBride (1909 - 1991)*
Carolyn Wilhelmina Rueter Davis (1911 - 1993)*
Lawrence Oscar Rueter (1912 - 2011)*
Hattie Elizabeth Rueter Rosetti (1915 - 2010)*
Alvin Edward Rueter (1917 - 2005)*
Created by: Beverly Davis Valcovic
Record added: Sep 01, 2000
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