Cheryl Ann Bruder

  • Born: November 28, 1944
  • Died: August 6, 2019
  • Location: Ankeny, Iowa

Memorial Services of Iowa

4208 North Ankeny Blvd.
Ankeny, IA 50023
Tel. (515) 964-0592

Tribute & Message From The Family

Cheryl Ann Bruder, 74, of Ankeny passed away August 6, 2019. A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, August 10, 2019 at Our Lady's Immaculate Heart Church in Ankeny. A visitation will be held 5-7:00 p.m., Friday, August 9, 2019 at Ankeny Memorial Chapel (4208 N Ankeny Blvd), with a prayer service at 7:00 pm.
Cheryl was born November 28, 1944 in Quincy, Illinois. She graduated from Quincy Notre Dame High School in 1962. After graduation from high school she went on to St. John's Hospital School of Nursing in Springfield, IL and Quincy University, in Quincy, Illinois and graduated with her RN degree in 1966. She started her registered nursing career, first in hospitals then transferred to doctors' offices in Ankeny. Cheryl worked for Dr. Larry Gray Family Practice and Pediatrician Dr. Emily Gavin. She retired from her nursing career in 2007.
She married Ronald Bruder July 8, 1967 and together they had two children, Kevin and Steve. She was a faithful and longtime member of OLIH where she served as a member of the alter and rosary society. She is survived by husband Ron; her children Kevin (Susan) and Steve (Teri) Bruder; 6 grandchildren Allison (Jace) Taylor, Emily, Joel, Christopher, Matt, and Andy; her twin brother Don (Sue) Christ; sister-in-law Martha Schoen who she was especially close to, a brother-in-law Rich (Tedda) Bruder.
She was a loving wife, mom, and care giver, and proud grandmother. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to OLIH or Blank Children's Hospital.