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OBITUARY: Thomas “Minor” L. Rulseh

Thomas “Minor” L. Rulseh, age 58, of Menasha, passed away on March 19, 2018 at Cherry Meadows in Appleton.

Tom was born on July 3, 1959 in Chilton, son of the late Doug and Geri (Hoffmann) Rulseh.  He was a graduate of Brillion High School, class of 1977.  Tom worked at the Brillion Iron Works from 1977 until it closed in 2016.  He enjoyed joy riding on his Harley Davidson Fatboy and feeling the sun on his face.  Every year, he would go on vacation to Rio de Janeiro and other warm places to escape the winter.  He also enjoyed feeding birds in his yard and spending time with his family.

He is survived by his siblings: Mike (Patti) of Clintonville, Tim (Diane) of Neenah, and Amy (Peter) Rank of Brillion; nephews and nieces: Aaron and his son of Josh of Prague, Chris (special friend Emily) of Appleton, Nick (special friend Taylor) of Tuscon, AZ, and Becca Rank of Brillion; aunts, uncles, other relatives, and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents and other relatives.

A memorial visitation will take place on Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at Wieting Funeral Home, 215 South Main Street in Brillion from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established in Tom’s name.

Online condolences may be made at


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