Paul "Rags" Ruegg Sr.

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Paul M. Rags Ruegg, Sr.

1942 - 2014

Paul M. Rags Ruegg Sr., 71, of Kenosha, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family, Sunday, February 2, 2014 at the Hospice House.

He was born on April 4, 1942 to the late Carl G. and Angela M. (Erlewein) Ruegg in LaCrosse, WI. He was raised with his mother and stepfather Lavern Bud Butterfield. He grew up in Stoddard, WI and graduated from DeSoto High School.

Paul entered the US Air Force in 1959 and was honorably discharged in 1960.

Paul was self employed as a professional semi truck driver and drove for many years.

Paul was a member of the Teamsters.

Paul enjoyed riding bikes; target shooting, driving, traveling and camping. Most of all he loved spending time with his family.

Paul is survived by his children Paul M. Ruegg Jr. of Kenosha, Lori J. (James) Booker of Kenosha, Randy Ruegg of Kenosha and their mother Sally Ruegg, Angela (Shawn) Talbert of Oceanside, CA and Eric (Becca) Zagame of Kenosha and their mother Loretta Jaffe, his grandchildren Paul Francart, Joseph Devin Dallia, Shannon Dallia, Destin Dallia, James Booker III, Alexis Zagame, Landon Zagame and Isaac Talbert, his great grandchild Connor Dallia, and his brothers Carl (Lana) Ruegg of Reedstown, WI and Daniel (Charmaine) Ruegg of Jefferson, WI. His long time companion Catherine Urban also survives him.

His parents, a brother James Arthur Ruegg and his stepfather preceded him in death.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Friday, February 7th at 6:00 p.m. at the Bruch Funeral Home with Full Military Honors to follow. Visitation will be held on Friday from 5:00 p.m. until the time of service.

Bruch Funeral Home

3503 Roosevelt Road

Kenosha, WI 53142


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