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Agnes C. Rausch May 11, 1920 - Sept. 9, 2008

RICHMOND -- Agnes C. Rausch, 88, of Richmond, died Tuesday at the Koronis Manor in Paynesville.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Richmond. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Visitation will be after 4 p.m. today and from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Friday at the Wenner Funeral Home in Richmond. Parish prayers will be at 4 p.m. today, followed by a rosary with the Christian Women, Catholic Aid Association and American Legion Auxiliary.

She was born May 11, 1920 in Richmond to Nicholas and Theresia (Braegelmann) Rothstein.

She married Alphonse Rausch on Nov. 4, 1946. She was a homemaker. She was a member of Sts. Peter and Paul Parish, Catholic Aid Association, Christian Women and American Legion Auxiliary.

She is survived by her children: Mary Mistek (and Patrick) Plantenberg of Townsend, Mont., Irene (and Marv) Miller of Litchfield, Jean (and Larry) Brulla of Richmond, Joan (and Ed) Brulla of Richmond, Donna (and Dave) Vogt of Cold Spring, Ray "Roach" (and Shirley) of Richmond, Lori (and Dave) Halliday of Spicer, Grace (and Steve) Girard of Onamia, Sharon (and Jeff) Teeple of South St. Paul, Judy (and Mike) Klever of Sartell; 26 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; siblings: Gregor, Marcellus, Alfred, Clarence, Ralph and Nick.

She was preceded in death by her husband in 1992, six brothers and three sisters.