Emmert Rietman, born
She lived most of her life in Haubstadt except for seven years, in St. Philip.
She married Walter Rietman on
Other survivors include her brothers, Roger Emmert of Haubstadt, Robert Emmert of Ferdinand and one sister, Sister Emily Emmert, O.S.B., of Beech Grove and Honorary Sister, Renilda Kissel.
Ruth is preceded in death by her siblings: Mary Rose Hunter, Sister Mercedes Emmert, O.S.B.; Paul Emmert; John Emmert; and Bernie Emmert.
She adored her grandchildren
and great-grandchildren and was a housewife for most of her married life except
for ten years when she worked at Haub Steak House, Humperts Tavern and Walt’s Place. She was a member of Sts.
Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Haubstadt, a 60 member of the Daughters of
Isabella, a member of the Blessed Virgin Alter Society, Prayer Chain of Sts
Peter and Paul, sang in the funeral choir and loved singing the polka
The family would like to thank Angie, Will and Jerry for their compassion and care they provided through Hospice. The family would like to thank her friends and neighbors that were so kind and supportive through her illness.
A Mass of Christian Burial
Visitation for Ruth will be