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Vernon L. Ruschmann

February 21, 1949 — June 9, 2022

Vernon L. Ruschmann

Primghar, Iowa

Funeral services for Vernon L. Ruschmann, age 73, of Primghar, who passed away on Thursday, June 9, 2022, at his residence. A celebration of life will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Friday, June 17, 2022, at the United Church of Primghar with Pastor Mike Cooper ~ officiating.

Graveside service will be held at 10:15 A.M. on Friday, June 17, 2022, at Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Primghar.

Visitation with family present will be from 5 – 7 P.M. on Thursday, June 16, 2022, at the Eldridge Family Funeral Home in Primghar.

IN LOVING MEMORY OF
VERNON L. RUSCHMANN

BORN
February 21, 1949
Hull, Iowa
PASSED AWAY
June 9, 2022
Primghar, Iowa

CELEBRATION OF LIFE
11:00 A.M. Friday, June 17, 2022
United Church of Primghar; Primghar, Iowa
Pastor Mike Cooper ~ Officiating

CD MUSIC
“Amazing Grace”
“It Is Well with My Soul”
“Auctioneer”

CASKET BEARERS
Kurt Edwards Jim Edwards
Roger Vander Pol Denny Perry
Bryce Edwards Kevin Roos

FINAL RESTING PLACE
10:15 A.M. Friday, June 17, 2022
Pleasant Hill Cemetery
Primghar, Iowa

After today’s service, relatives and friends are invited to join the family in the fellowship hall of the church.

Arrangements are under the care of the
Eldridge Family Funeral Home; Primghar, Iowa.
Vernon Lee Ruschmann, the son of Karl and Frieda (Bern) Ruschmann was born on February 21, 1949, in Hull, Iowa. He graduated from Primghar School with the Class of 1967. During his younger years Vernon was active with the family farm helping with daily chores and field work. After graduation Vernon pursued auto mechanics but followed in his father’s footsteps working at Nicholson & Edwards Grain. He was proud to have worked there for 48 years. Vernon was blessed with five children in his lifetime, Candy, Kyle, Kendall, Courtney, and Adam. When he wasn’t working, Vernon could be found pursuing his hobbies of NASCAR, fishing, golfing, and spending time with friends and family.
Those left to cherish his memory are his sister, Nancy (Wendell) Mortensen of Yankton, SD, his children, Candy Ruschmann (Jimmy Engelkes) of Hartley, IA, Kyle (Tina) Ruschmann of Van, TX, Kendall (Delicia) Ruschmann of Hospers, IA, Courtney Heronemus of Sheldon, IA, and Adam (Lindsey) Ruschmann of Sheldon, IA, 11 grandchildren, and 5 great-grandchildren, and his loving girlfriend, Louise Fennell.
Vernon was preceded in death by his parents Karl and Frieda Ruschmann, wife Cindy Perry, and granddaughter Bethany Ann Engelkes.
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Thursday, June 16, 2022

5:00 - 7:00pm (Central time)

Eldridge Family Funeral Homes - Primghar

415 South Hayes Avenue, Primghar, IA 51245

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