Donald H. Raush


April 29, 1927 - June 13, 2013


Donald H. Raush, of the Town of Waukesha, died on Thursday, June 13, 2013 at his home at the age of 86 years. He was born in Milwaukee on April 29, 1927, the son of Louis Raush and Martha Myrtle Menol. He proudly served his country in the United States Navy during World War II. On Sept. 12, 1949, he married Dorathy Keena and together they celebrated 63 years of marriage. Donald owned and operated gas stations on the corners of 68th and North Avenue in Wauwatosa and 9th and Bruce in Milwaukee.


He will be sadly missed by his loving wife, Dorathy, of the Town of Waukesha, and their children: Ronald Raush of Waukesha, Roy Raush of Madison, Ralph (Elizabeth) Raush of Waukesha and Kathy (Steve) Heine of Waukesha along with five grandchildren: Susan (Jonathan) Hay of Waukesha, Michael Raush of Sturtevant, Kristine (Brad) Best of Menomonee Falls and Donald and James Raush of Waukesha and one great-grandchild, Shannyn Best of Menomonee Falls.  He is further survived by other relatives and friends.  In addition to his parents, his son, Scott Raush, preceded him in death.


Private services for the family will be held.  Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services is honored to serve the family.  For further information, please call the funeral home at 262-547-4035 or visit to leave the family an online tribute message.