WEST BEND

Richard O. Rauch
Sept. 9, 1938 ó Feb. 17, 2019

Richard O. Rauch passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Feb. 17, 2019. He was born to John E. and Emily Rauch on Sept. 9, 1938. He graduated from Rufus King High School in 1956. He married Dorotheann on Nov. 26, 1960. Dick worked 32 years for the Milwaukee Police Department, retiring to West Bend.

Dick is survived by wife Dorotheann; children Anne-Louise (Tim) Hicks and Mary (David) Deering; brother Tom (Jackie) Rauch; sister-in-law Pat Rauch, brother-in-law John (Loretta) Peterson; grandchildren Patrick Lemmon, Jenna Deering and Zach Deering, and Samantha and Alex Hicks; He is further survived by many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Dick was preceded in death by his brother John V. Rauch.

A funeral service for Dick will be held at 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 23, at The Phillip Funeral Home Chapel, 1420 W. Paradise Drive, West Bend. A visitation will be held at the funeral home from 2:00 p.m. until the time of service.

The family would like to thank the staff at Aurora Grafton for their loving care of Richard.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in Richardís honor are appreciated to the Washington County Humane Society.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family. For more information, call 262-338-2050 or visit www.phillipfuneralhome.com.