ALETHA MAE BRUE, 86, of Harlan (Svcs. 6-5-12)


May 28th, 2012 by Ric Hanson

ALETHA MAE BRUE, 86, of Harlan, died Sun., May 27th, at the Elm Crest Retirement Community in Harlan. Funeral services for ALETHA MAE BRUE will be held 1-p.m. Tue., June 5th, at the Immanuel Lutheran Church in Harlan. Pauley-Jones Funeral Home in Harlan has the arrangements.

Visitation at the funeral home will be held from 1-9pm Mon., June 4th, with the family greeting friends from 6-8pm.

Burial will be in the Union Township Cemetery at Defiance.

ALETHA BRUE is survived by:

Her sons – Vernon (Linda) Brue, of Harlan, & Benji (Patty) Brue, of Jackson, MI.

Her daughters – Joleen (Gary) Koch, of New Ulm, MN; Becky (Mark) Reinig, of Skidmore, MO; & Karen (Dale) Wood, of Greenfield, IA.

Her brothers – Harold (Francis) Ahrenholtz, of Wheat Ridge, CO; Howard (Lois) Ahrenholtz, of Manilla, IA; William (Louise) Ahrenholtz, of Defiance, IA; Richard Ahrenholtz, of Norfolk, NE.

Her sister – Betty Lou (Alvin) Armentrout, of Kirkman.

9 grandchildren, 7 great-grandchildren, her in-laws, other relatives, and friends.