Barbara Rauh

Sunday, April 25, 2010

Barbara Ann Rauh, 80, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, April 23, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.

She was born March 18, 1930 in Cape Girardeau to Charles and Anna Kneibert Holderman. She and Warren L. Rauh were married Aug. 4, 1951, at Piggott, Ark.

She worked for International Shoe Factory and Florsheim Shoe Factory in Cape Girardeau for 42 years, retiring in March 1992. She was a member of St. Mary Cathedral.

She is survived by her husband, Warren L. Rauh of Cape Girardeau; a son, Michael (Peggy) Rauh of Cape Girardeau; a granddaughter, Crystal Rauh of Glenallen, Mo., and a grandson, Jason Rauh of Cape Girardeau.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. today at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Chapel, with parish prayers at 6 p.m.

Funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Monday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Chapel, with the Rev. Tom Kiefer officiating.

Burial will follow at Cape Girardeau County Memorial Park in Cape Girardeau.

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Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.