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OBITUARIES OF TRAILL COUNTY
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Services will be held at 10 A.M. Wednesday in Our Lady Perpetual Help church, Reynolds, for John Von Rueden, 89 years old, long-time resident of the Reynolds area who died Sunday at his farm home. Rev. Thomas Ryan is to officiate and burial will be in Reynolds cemetery. The body will lie in state from 10 A.M. to noon today at Norman chapel and at the home from 3 P.M. today until the funeral. Rosary will be said at 8 P.M. today at the home.
Born in Ostdorf, Germany, Feb. 13, 1856, Mr. Von Rueden came to the United States in 1872, settling at Eagle, Wis. In 1873 he moved to Rochester, Minn., and came to North Dakota in 1881. He had lived on his present farm since 1885. Mr. Von Rueden was married to Margaret Clemens March 15, 1883.
Surviving are his wife; one daughter, Mrs. W.G. Briedenbach of Reynolds; eight sons, Matthew, Frank, Fred, Nick and Tony at home; Martin of Hatton, John of Mayville and Herbert Von Rueden of Reynolds; one sister, Mrs. Etta Schultz of Seattle, 17 grandchildren and two great grandchildren.
Contributed by Ardy Moe.