Margaret Ruskamp, 87, of Dodge, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, January 29, 2020, at St. Joseph’s Hillside Villa in West Point. Funeral Mass was Monday, February 3, 2020, at St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church in Dodge with Rev. Rod Kneifl as celebrant. Burial will be at Fort McPherson National Cemetery at a later date.
Survivors include sons, Marvin (Donna) of Bertrand; Robert (Carol) of Lincoln, and Mark of Omaha; daughter, Donna (John) Bode of North Platte; sisters, Sister Carmelyn Gentrup of Appleton, Wisc., and Bernadette (Larry) Thiem of Omaha; brother, Tom (Myra) Gentrup of Emerson; sisters-in-law, Marjorie Gentrup of Beemer and Bernadine Ruskamp of Scribner; 11 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews and friends.
She is preceded in death by husband Ray, parents and siblings Veronica, Marie, Elizabeth, Cletus, Ambrose, Andrew and Casper.
A memorial has been established. Arrangements by Stokely Funeral Home.