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Kurt Ruefenacht

  • On April 29, 2019

Kurt Ruefenacht, age 68 passed away Saturday, April 27, 2019. Born on October 30, 1950 in Switzerland, he was the son of the late Elizabeth and Willy Ruefenacht. Beloved husband to Heidi Ruefenacht. Loving father to Andy (Stephanie), Dan (Sydney), Tom (Romana) and Roger (Stephanie) Ruefenacht. Cherished grandchildren Lia, Mila, Quinn, Elli, Aria, Max, Nolan, and Nico. Loving brother to Willy and Hans-Ruedi Ruefenacht.

Kurt enjoyed golf, ice hockey, and skiing. He loved music and was active in his band, Poseidon until 1979. Kurt also traveled the world and his grandchildren were his pride and joy. Kurt will be missed by all.

A gathering of family and friends are welcome on Saturday, May 4, 2019 from 1 PM until time of service at 3 PM at Pittsburgh Cremation and Funeral Care, 3287 Washington Road, McMurray, PA 15317, (724) 260-5546.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude’s Children Hospital at http://giftfunds.stjude.org/paparuef.

Please view and sign the family’s online guestbook at www.pittsburghcremation.com.

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Donna & Ed
  • Apr 30 2019
Our deepest sympathy to all Kurt's family and friends. We loved him. So glad we were neighbors. He will be missed. 💔🙏💔
Warren & Tami
  • Apr 30 2019
Our deepest sympathy and wishing you comfort in the love you knew and will always have. We were so lucky to have the many years together. We will never let go of the memories. 🎅🤶🌴🎂🥂⛳️🏕
Pete Dye Golf Club
  • Apr 30 2019
Our deepest and most sincere condolences go out to the entire Ruefenacht family during this difficult time. Keeping you in our thoughts and prayers and sending you love.
Vicki & Manuel Gizzi
  • Apr 30 2019
Our deepest sympathy for Kurt’s family.
Bill Curry
  • Apr 30 2019
Sorry for your loss Deepest Condolences Bill Curry
Steve Erickson
  • Apr 30 2019
So sorry for your loss- many memories of our Hockey years here @ Shattuck St.Mary's-Kurt was and still is a Great Man and will be missed by all! Thoughts and Prayers to Heidi and the rest of the family
Faye Bender
  • Apr 30 2019
My heart is full of beautiful moments of my neighbor Kurt. Those hugs he gave were so special and meaningful and You knew you had a great friend. My thoughts and prayers are with you Heidi, and the family. I'll always and forever remember him with precious memories.
Rodney Bates
  • Apr 30 2019
Our deepest and most sincere condolences. Keeping your family in our thoughts and prayers. Rodney Bates & family
Mark Cambridge
  • May 1 2019
Deepest condolences to Kurt's family from all at Zytronic. He was a well respected display and glass industries market leader and friend and his honest and jovial manner will be a miss to all that knew him.
Henry L Doyle
  • May 1 2019
My heart goes out to all of you. May beloved Kurt rest peacefully and rise majestically. Let memories lift up your hearts. With compassion, love, and prayers, Vati Heinrich in Faribault, Minnesota
Thomas Holt
  • May 2 2019
Heidi I am so sorry to hear about your loss. My thoughts are with you and your family
Kelly Milne
  • May 5 2019
Its with our deepest sympathy for your loss. May Kurt rest in pease. Sending our love and prayers
Matthew Clark
  • May 7 2019
So sorry for your loss and deepest condolences to the family. Matt Clark
Demetrice Seniff
  • Mar 22 2020
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Eduardo Seller
  • Mar 25 2020
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