Funeral Held Here Tuesday For Bowden


Mrs. Ralph (Alice M.) Rudy, 62, of 3749 Walnut Rd., Freeport, died Friday, Dec. 7, 1984 after a short illness.

She was the mother of Mrs. Carol Klenke, Warren.

Born Jan. 2, 1922 at Lancaster Township, Stephenson County, she was the daughter of Forest and Jennie (Blatau) Bokemeier. she married Ralph Rudy on June 19, 1939 at Manchester, Iowa. He survives her.

Besides her husband and daughter, Carol, she is also survived by two sons, Lyle and Lynn, both of Freeport; one other daughter, Mrs. Richard (Karen) Mack of Elburn; 14 grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; four great-grandchildren and two step-great-grandchildren.

Services were Monday, Dec. 10 at Walker Mortuary, Freeport, with burial at Chapel Hill Cemetery.

(Submitted by Madge Norton)
From the Warren Sentinel-Leader And Stockton Herald -News Dec. 19, 1984