Mrs. Margaret L. Rauch July 1, 1939 August 11, 2019
Margaret Louise Rauch fell asleep in Jesus on Sunday, August 11, 2019. Her memorial service will be on Saturday, August 31, 10:00 a.m. at Hidden Lake Retirement Community in NE St Louis, MO. She will be buried at Lyons Cemetery, Lyons, KS. Louise was born to George Timothy Hurner and Margaret Olga (Regener) Hurner on July 1, 1939 in Tampa, FL, baptized at Zion Lutheran Church in Tampa on July 12, 1939 and confirmed there on March 29, 1953. She had two brothers, Timothy, Jr. and Steve. She graduated from University of Tampa, Tampa, FL, in June 1961 with an education degree. She was a teacher and homemaker, being very active in the churches she attended. She married James (Jim) Albert Rauch on July 30, 1961 at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Tampa, FL. Jim & Louise had two children, Scott (married to Joan with children Micah and Hannah) and Cherie (married to Tim with children Travis & wife Andrea, Jonathan and Amy). Preceding her in death were her parents, her husband Jim, her brother Steve, daughter Cherie and son-in-law Tim. In lieu of flowers or if you wish to make a memorial gift you are asked to send a gift to Laborers for Christ (Jim & Louise worked for them for ten years) at Lutheran Church Extension Fund, Laborers For Christ, PO Box 229009, St Louis MO 63122-9761. We praise and thank God for His good work through Jesus in Louise’s life for over 80 years!