Donald C. Rauser, 94, of The Lindens at Luther Park, Des Moines, IA, died Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014 at Lutheran Hospital in Des Moines.
Visitation will be from 1:00 - 2:00 P.M. Monday, Jan. 27, 2014 at Bethesda Lutheran Church in Morrison, IL, followed by the funeral service at 2:00 P.M. Interment will be at Grove Hill Cemetery in Morrison. The Morrison Chapel of the Bosma-Renkes Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Donald was born Dec. 20, 1919 in Salem Township, IL. He married Eloise I. Remmers on Dec. 19, 1945. He joined the U.S. Army Air Force in 1942, serving in England during WWII. Donald was the maintenance supervisor at General Electric Co. in Morrison, IL for over 30 years.
Survivors include one daughter, Kathy (Glenn) Vogel of Ithaca, NY; two sons, Larry (Diane) Rauser of Ankeny, IA and Kent (Lori) Rauser of Scottsdale, AZ; two grandchildren; five great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by one brother, Lyle Rauser.
Memorials may be directed to Bethesda Lutheran Church in Morrison, IL. To send online condolences, go to www.bosmarenkes.com.
Bosma-Renkes Funeral Homes Ltd
404 E Lincolnway Morrison, IL 61270
Published in Des Moines Register on Jan. 24, 2014