Richard G. Rasmussen
Richard G. Rasmussen, 83, of Fond
du Lac, died on Sunday, April 21, 2019, at his residence.
He was born on December 5,
1935, in Fond du Lac, the son of George and Catherine “Caty” Steffes
Rasmussen. On October 14, 1983 he
married Shirley G. Schaub in Fond du Lac.
Richard worked for Soo Line
Railroad as a switchman for 38 years. He
was a member of Fond du Lac Eagles Aerie No. 270. He enjoyed golfing, bowling, hunting and
He is survived by his wife
Shirley Rasmussen of Fond du Lac, his children: Kristine Blasnig (friend Yancy
McGoffney) of Terre Haute, IN, Susan Alexander
(friend Dean Chestnut) of Phoenix, AZ, Gary (Kay) Rasmussen, Tom Rasmussen of
Fond du Lac, Steven Schaub of Markesan, Kevin Schaub of Fond du Lac and Diane (Clint)
Pastorius of Waupun, 12 grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, two sisters:
Karen (Tom) Schuppe of Fond du Lac and Diane Friedel of Silver Springs, MD, his
brother, Glenn (Joyce) Rasmussen of Waukesha, two brother in laws: Donald
(Betty) Lange of Oakfield and Harry (friend Marie Uttendorfer) of Fond du Lac
and his sister in law Aura Rasmussen of Sarasota, FL.
He is preceded in death by
his parents, two children: Sandra Roehl and Michael Rasmussen, son in law
George Alexander, his brother James Rasmussen, his sister, Joan (John) Bullon,
VISITATION: Friends may call
on Friday, April 26, 2019, from 11:00 – 1:30 p.m. at Kurki-Mach Funeral Chapel,
31 East Division Street, Fond du Lac.
FUNERAL: Funeral services
will be held on Friday, April 26, 2019, at 1:30 p.m. at Kurki-Mach Funeral
Chapel, with Deacon Dale Paczkowski officiating.
Kurki-Mach Funeral Chapel
& Crematory is serving the family, www.kurkimachfuneralchapel.com. 920-921-4420