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January 9, 1927 - July 22, 2015 Mary Lou "Milu" Rutenberg, nee Lambert, 88, passed gently away in hospice from Alzheimer's Disease. From Enid, OK, she attended the Art Institute of Chicago and Ringling Art School in Sarasota, FL, becoming a painter of portraits and landscapes. She lived in MO and CT, moving to CA in 1955, with residences in Pasadena, Beverly Hills, and Reseda, before moving to Canoga Park in 2005. She worked in commercial art, advertising, and as a registrar at Anthony Schools. She married Albert Allan Rutenberg of New Haven, CT, in Chicago in 1950; they divorced in 1969. Predeceased by parents Pete and Helen Lambert, siblings Chris, Christine, and Jimmy, and her ex-husband, she is survived by her six children, Benet Rutenberg, Peter Rutenberg, Lori Sandersier, Lesly Defant, Allan Rutenberg, and Davi Rutenberg, their spouses, and eleven grandchildren. Memorial pending.
Published in the Los Angeles Times on Aug. 6, 2015
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