RATHBURN-SCHOEPFLIN, Irene Rose Irene Rose Rathburn-Schoepflin, born on September 4, 1916 went home to Jesus on July 15, 2014. Survived by her son, Wayne Rathburn; her grandson, Scot Rathburn; husband, Emil Schoepflin; grandchildren, nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by Wayne G. Rathburn, her husband of 43 years, and her parents and siblings. Irene was a wonderful happy woman who brought joy to the lives of many. Everyone she met was touched by her love and kindness. Irene had a zest for life and family. She loved her family and dear friends very much. Private committal services for Irene were held at Saint Mary's Catholic Cemetery, arrangements under the care of Nicoletti, Culjis & Herberger funeral home.
Published in The Sacramento Bee on July 25, 2014