Rose Bruch

August 5, 1913 - January 24, 2013

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Mrs. Rose Bruch, 99, formerly of Granville, died Thursday, January 24, 2013, at the Spring Valley Nursing Center. Memorial Services will be at 5 p.m. on Sunday, January 27, in Grace United Methodist Church in LaSalle with the Rev. Dr. Jennifer Wilson, Pastor, officiating. Visitation will be from 4 to 5 p.m. at the church. Arrangements are through Prey-Mueller Funeral Home in Oglesby.

Mrs. Bruch was born on August 5, 1913, in Oglesby to Frank and Anna (Muhich) Claudnic. She was employed as a cook at St. Margaret Hospital in Spring Valley. She married Harold Bruch, on October 15, 1938 in Waterloo, Iowa. She was very active in her church for many years including serving as a Sunday School Teacher. Rose was a member of the Granville Birthday Club.

She is survived by one daughter, Margie Braun, of Roselle, IL, two sons William (Diane) Bruch of Stillman Valley, IL, and Thomas (Nancy) Bruch, of Oglesby, 5 grandchildren, and 4 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Putnam County Food Pantry or the Putnam County Ambulance Service.