Barbara A. Rucki, 79, died Wednesday, December 19, 2018 at
Mercy Health-St. Charles Hospital. She was born June 7, 1939 in Toledo, Ohio. Barbara was a graduate of Waite High School. She was an artist, drawings and oil paintings were her specialty. Barbara loved to dance. She was also a barmaid at The Sportsman.
Barbara is survived by daughters, Robin Meilink, Ronda (Steve) Bishop and Rachel Rucki (Mark); grandchildren, Torri, Spencer Jr.,
Nicholas, Shawna, Angel, Ashley, Estevan and Penelope; 8 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; 1 great great-grandchild; sisters, Donna Steck and Frances Cunningham. She is preceded in death by parents, Dorothy and Frank and sister, Opal.
Family and friends may visit the Freck Funeral Chapel, 1155 S. Wynn Rd in Oregon on Saturday, December 22, 2018 from 9-10 a.m. with a service at 10 a.m. Burial will follow at North Oregon Cemetery.