Eugene Peter RUEHLMANN


Eugene Peter, beloved husband of more than 61 years of the late Virginia Juergens Ruehlmann. Devoted father of Ginny (David) Wiltse, Pete (Kathy), Margie (Tom) Straus, Andrea (Dick) Cornett, Jim (Donna), Mark (Anna), Rick (Wendy). Preceded in death by his son Greg (Jean). Loving grandfather of Amy (Don) Duffey, David (Andrea) Wiltse, Catherine (Colin) Welch, Missy (Dave) Brennan, Sarah (Wes) Miller, Becky (Andy) Motter, Julie (Alec) Dailey, Matt and Rachel Straus, Elizabeth (Dave) Mangano, Andrew and Bridget Cornett, Jen Terry, Kristen, Gregory (Diana), Amanda, Keith, James, Joe, Abby, Sydney, Ricky, Courtney, Grayson, and Riley Ruehlmann. Devoted great-grandfather of Andrew, Matthew and Lauren Duffey, Jack and Molly Brennan, Maggie, Natalie, Ellie and Anna Miller, Kate and Charlie Motter, Rebecca Welch and Alexandra Kinzler. Dear brother of Elmer Ruehlmann and Louise Mandell, and preceded in death by brothers John, Bill, Carl and Albert Ruehlmann and sisters Hatti e Decher, Helen Rahe and Edith Betz. Caring uncle of numerous nieces and nephews. Passed away Saturday, June 8, 2013. Age 88 years. Visitation will be Wednesday, June 12, from 5:00-8:00PM at the MEYER FUNERAL HOME, 5864 Bridgetown Road. Celebration of Mr. Ruehlmann's life will be held Thursday, June 13, 10:00AM at Westwood First Presbyterian Church, 3011 Harrison Avenue. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the Eugene Ruehlmann Public Service Scholarship Fund at Union Institute & University, 440 East McMillan Street, Cincinnati, OH 45206; to the Eugene and Virginia Ruehlmann Scholarship Fund at the University of Cincinnati, c/o the UC Foundation, 2600 Clifton Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45221; to St. John's Westminster Union Church, 1085 Neeb Road, Cincinnati, OH 45233; or to Hamilton County Special Olympics, 4790 Red Bank Expressway, Suite 206, Cincinnati, OH 45227.

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Meyer Funeral Home & Crematory
5864 Bridgetown Road Cincinnati, OH 45248

Published in The Cincinnati Enquirer from June 11 to June 12, 2013