Marjorie L. Ruemke

March 23, 1930January 31, 2018

Services for Marjorie Ruemke, 87 of Bartlett will be at l0am Saturday at Goodnight Funeral Chapel in Bartlett. Officiating Pastor will be Pastor Benjamin Ehlers.

Mrs Ruemke passed away on wednesday January 31 at Will-a-Bell Nursing Home.

She was born March 23,1930 in Taylor to Arthur and Mary Schroeder. She attended schools in Hutto and Thrall. She married Edmund Ruemke and they were lifelong residents of Bartlett.

She owned and operated The City Lounge from the late 1960's to the mid 1980's, where she cooked the best Chicked Fried Steak in Texas. She was also a cashier at Aladdin Car Wash in Temple for many years.

She was a member of SPJST in Holland and Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church in Temple.

She loved watching the Dallas Cowboys football games. She also enjoyes sewing and playing bingo.

She was preceded in death by her husband and her brother Melvin Schroeder of Beaumont.

Survivors include a brother,Charles Schroeder of Corpus Christi; four children James Ruemke of Belton,Donald Ruemke and wife Nancy of Arlington.Janice Uson and husband Ray of Bartlett,and Ervin Ruemke and Linda of Troy; seven grandchildren Alissa Orozco,Adria Dixon,Nicholas Ruemke of Arlington,Kathleen Hrickzo of Bartlett, Joshua Uson of Bartlett, Amanda Fulton of Johnson City and Jessica Ruemke of Troy.

Visitation will be from 6 Pm to 8Pm Friday at Goodnight Funeral Chapel and Burial will be at the Holland cemetery.

Many thanks go out to the wonderful staff at Will-O-Bell Nursing Home and also to Kindred Hospice.


  • Visitation Friday, February 2, 2018
  • Funeral Service Saturday, February 3, 2018

Marjorie L. Ruemke

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February 1, 2018

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