Waterloo – Patricia C. Rausch, 85, formerly of Elisha St., Waterloo, NY, died Friday (January 17, 2014) at Geneva Living Center North, Geneva, NY.
Family and friends may call at the Doran Funeral Home, 4 E. Bayard St., Seneca Falls, NY, on Wednesday (January 22) from 4 – 7 PM. Funeral services will be held on Thursday (January 23) at 11 AM at the funeral home with Pastor Naomi Sorwall-Randall of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Waterloo, NY, officiating. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Waterloo, NY. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the charity of one’s choice.
Pat was born in Waterloo, NY on July 29, 1928, the daughter of the late William & Clara Trickler O’Malley. She was a life resident of Waterloo where she was a member of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church. She had worked for the Board of Elections for many years and was a volunteer at the Seneca Nursing and Rehabilitation Center for their “Sing-A-Longs”.
She is survived by:
1 daughter – Patricia (Larry) Sliker – Honeoye, NY
2 sons – William (Gail) Rausch – Baldwinsville, NY
David (Joan) Rausch – Chili, NY
6 grandchildren – Matthew & Amanda Rausch, Kelli (Jason) Davidson, Cynthia (Mark) Michaelson, Shelly (Thom) Craver, & Elissa (Alan) Schaeffer
8 great grandchildren – Connor, Parker, & Liam Davidson, Livvy & Jolie Michaelson, Ellie & Sean Craver, & Lucy Schaeffer
1 brother – Kenneth Chadwick – Luray, Virginia
1 niece – Kristine Chadwick
1 nephew – Kyle (Marie) Chadwick
In addition to her parents, Pat was predeceased by her husband of 66 years, Jesse J. Rausch who died May 9, 2012, her grandson, Christopher J. Sliker who died in 1994, her brother, Alfred O’Malley, her half-brother, William O’Malley and her half-sister, Elizabeth O’Malley.
Please visit: doranfuneralhome.com