Elizabeth Anne Ruttenberg, 40, died on Friday, February 20, 2009 at her home in Beaver Dam, WI after a very brief, very courageous battle with pancreatic cancer.
A memorial gathering will be held on Saturday, February 28, 2009 at Calvary Community Church in Schaumburg, IL from 10:00 AM until 11:00 AM. The memorial service will follow on Saturday at the church with Pastor Scott Eaton officiating. Cremation has taken place.
Elizabeth Anne Mallach was born on March 22, 1968, in Elk Grove Village, IL to Lawrence and Sallie (Thomas) Mallach. On November 28, 1987 she was united in marriage with Allen D. Ruttenberg. She enjoyed sewing and doing crafts with and for children. She especially enjoyed the kids at Independence Elementary School in Bolingbrook, IL where she worked as a lunch and teacher”s aide. We are all blessed by her love, care, compassion and complete selflessness which she shared with everyone unconditionally.
She is survived by her husband, Allen; children, Analie, Alexander, Emmalie and Eva; parents, Larry and Sallie Mallach; brother, Larry W. Mallach and sisters, Amy L. Weincouff, and Kim Dixon; brothers-in-law and sister in-law, Sara Mallach, Doug Weincouff, and Murry Dixon; nephews and nieces, Meredith, Keith and Adam Weincouff, Emmett and Asa Mallach, and Murry, Charlie, and Annie Dixon; and many, many good friends on whose hearts Beth has been able to touch.
The Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam is caring for the family. Online condolences may be made on our website at www.MurrayFH.com.
Saturday, February 28th, 2009, 11:00am