Kathleen R. Rausch

Kathleen  R. “Kathy” Rausch , age 64, formerly of Appleton, died unexpectedly December 19, 2018 at the American Grand  Assistive Living Suites, Neenah.  Kathy, a twin, was born March 8, 1954 in Fond du Lac to Norbert and Ione (Baer) Rausch.

Kathy was raised in Chilton.   Prior to moving to Appleton Kathy worked for Foley Aluminum Speciality Company in Chilton and Ariens Company in Brillion.  Once in Appleton, she had also worked at Hardee’s and McDonald’s. 

Kathy is survived by three sisters ; Judy (Bruce) Bradley of Oshkosh,  her twin Karen (Camron) Lauersdorf of Sheboygan, Debbie Melanz of Evansville and two brothers;  Mike (Lori) Rausch of Appleton and Jim (Bonnie) Rausch of Green Bay and nieces and one nephew. 

Kathy was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers Jerome and Donald Rausch, and brother-in-law Steven Melanz.

Funeral service will be at 10:30 am on Saturday, December 22, 2018 at Wieting Family Funeral Home (411 W. Main St.) in Chilton with Deacon Dennis Bennin officiating.  Burial will be in the St. Mary Catholic Cemetery in Chilton.  Friends may call at the funeral home from 9:00 am until 10:30 am on Saturday, December 22, 2018.