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Colleen Rudderham

April 12, 1961 — October 16, 2019

Colleen M. Rudderham, 58 of East Troy passed away peacefully on Wednesday, October 16th, 2019 at Angels Grace Hospice after a courageous battle with cancer.

Colleen was born on April 12, 1961 in St. Paul, Minnesota the daughter of Sverre and Delores (Martin) Vinje. She married the love of her life Timothy Rudderham on October 31, 1979 in Rockford, IL and the couple enjoyed 40 years of marriage. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends and will be greatly missed by those who knew her.

She is survived by her husband Tim, four children: Amanda (Dennis); Ashley; Alyssa (Kaleb) Woods; and Christopher (Rebecca). Eight grandchildren: Tyler; Alexis; Logan; Nathan; Noah; Cameron; Kaden; and Kennedy. Her parents Sverre and Delores, and her brother Kevin (Mary) Vinje, and her special friend Missy Wegner. She is also survived by a number of half siblings, nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.

She is preceded in death by her brother Kip Vinje and sister Victoria Vinje. Also by Max, her dog that was a great companion during her battle.

A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.

The family would like to extend sincere gratitude to AngelsGrace Hospice and their staff. Our last memories were filled with peace and love thanks to their compassion.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to AngelsGrace Hospice in Oconomowoc would be appreciated.


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