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Ruth Ann Graunke, age 74, of Prairie Farm, WI died Saturday, January 15, 2022 at Cumberland Healthcare. Ruth Ann was born on December 2, 1947 to Alfred and Marie (Guibord) Flaw in Dallas, WI, where she was also raised and attended school. Ruth Ann enjoyed sewing, reading, jigsaw puzzles, watching & feeding the birds, tending to her flower gardens, & spending time with her beloved grandchildren.

Ruth Ann was preceded in death by her parents, husband Ronald Graunke, son Michael Nordin & daughter Michelle Kannisto. She is survived by sons Mark Nordin of Prairie Farm & Brett (Jenny) Graunke of Prairie Farm, grandchildren Cassandra (Darrell) Rude, Anthony, Ashley & Mark Jr. Nordin, Taylor (Chris) Weller, Michael & Abigail Nordin, Brittany & Gracie Graunke, brother-in-law John Kannisto, as well as many other relatives & friends.

Funeral services will be (were) held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, January 20, at United Lutheran Church in Prairie Farm with Rev. Sara Feld officiating and interment following in the Lakeview Cemetery in the Town of Almena, rural Turtle Lake.  Visitation will be (was) held for one hour prior to services at the church. Arrangements are with Rausch-Lundeen Funeral Homes, Dallas & Cameron.

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