Betty Jane Rauch

September 24, 1927 - January 4, 2012

09/24/1927 - 01/04/2012

Past Services

Sunday January 15, 2012
2:00 pm
Grace Lutheran Church
1245 6th Avenue West
Hendersonville, NC 28791

Betty J. Rauch, of Hendersonville, passed away Wednesday, January 4, 2012, at Carolina Village Medical Center. She was born in Detroit, MI September 24, 1927, and lived in Staunton, IL before moving to Henderson County in 1986. She was a daughter of the late Theodore and Ella Buhler, and the wife of the late Raymond Rauch who died in 1994. She was also preceded in death by a sister, Patricia Marino in 1993.

Betty and Raymond were united in marriage in 1946. She was a former volunteer with the Pardee Hospital Auxiliary, IAM, the Travel and Tourism Office, and the Hospice Thrift Store. She was a member of Lions Club International since 1987, and a member of the Hendersonville Lionsí Noon Club. She was an active member of Grace Lutheran Church since 1987.

Survivors include, a son, Stephen Rauch and his wife Lucille of St. Louis, MO; a daughter, Patricia Eichorst and her husband Charles of Senoia, GA; five grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; a sister-in-law, Juanita Netzke of West Virginia, a brother-in-law, Caruso Marino of Hendersonville; and two nieces.

A memorial service will be at 2:00 pm Sunday, January 15, 2012 at Grace Lutheran Church with Rev. Greg Williams officiating. Inurnment will be private.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Lions Club International Foundation (LCIF), 300 W. 22nd Street, Oak Brook, IL 60523, or Four Seasons Compassion for Life, 571 S. Allen Road, Flat Rock, NC 28731.

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Elfie Wilde
8 years ago

My deepest sympathy to Betty’s family. I have fond memories of Betty. She was our neighbor in Cumberland Village for several years.

Phyllis Vogt
8 years ago

Betty was a quiet,humble lady who walked in God’s Grace,doing God’s work whereever she saw the need.

We will miss her greatly at

Grace Lutheran Church.

ilona smith
8 years ago

Betty ALWAYS brought a smile to my day, and she exemplified the human spirit of grace, joy and love. I will miss her greatly. Blessings and prayers to her family.

Ted and Mitzie Robinette
8 years ago

Betty was a wonderful person. She will be missed.

Margaret B. Dalton
8 years ago

My prayers and thoughts are with

you in your loss. I was a member

with Betty since 1987 and she will

be missed by all the members in

the Hendersonville Lions Club.

Lion Margaret B. Dalton

8 years ago