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Carolyn M. Rauch, 76

December 18, 2020

Carolyn M. Rauch, 76, of Landisville, PA passed away peacefully Friday December 18, 2020 in the comfort of her home.

Born March 26, 1944 in York, PA, Carolyn was the daughter of the late William and Elva (Clouser) Reynolds. She graduated from Central High School. On April 1, 1962, Carolyn married her beloved husband, Robert L. Rauch, in York, PA and would go on to spend 58 years together.

A loyal and faithful servant to her lord, Carolyn was a former pharmacy technician and church secretary at Saint Peters Church in Columbia, PA. Carolyn and her husband were members of Mary Mother of the Church in Mount Joy, PA. Through the years, she adored working with and training her Shelties. Most importantly, Carolyn enjoyed spending time with her family and will forever live on in their hearts.

She is survived by her husband: Robert Rauch; a son: Robert Rauch, Jr.; a daughter: Catherine Spinelli wife of Anton; and a sister: Janet Reynolds. Her memory will be cherished by four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren as well. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son: Daniel Rauch and a brother: William Reynolds.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Mary Mother of the Church, 625 Union School Road on Monday, December 28, 2020 at 11 am with Rev. Stephen Logue as celebrant. Visitation will be held at the church from 10-11 am. Internment will take place at Canadochly Cemetery York, PA. Please be aware that PA State guidelines will be followed for COVID safety. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Carolyn’s honor have been suggested to the Parkinson’s Foundation, 1359 Broadway, Ste 1509, New York, NY 10018.

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January 11, 2021

Dear Robert, I do feel blessed to have been able to spend the last few months with your wife she would smile as I jibbered away the hours I worked for her.  She will alway be a memory in my heart. May god watch over you as a new beginning in life . I will always remember the love you had for her May God watch over you and your family she is now pain free and watching over you 
Karol Weiss Senior Helpers

December 24, 2020

As her eldest son , besides the latest of memory’s of her passion with the shelties and her faith – I also have great childhood memories going back to when she was only in her late 20s and the good times as a little boy!! 
From summer school vacation – joking around in kitchen as she made dinner – doing my chores before heading off on a bike hike or dirt bike woods ride and bag packed lunch to take with me — asking her questions about everything in the world ,as kids 7 to 10 do .. Words of wisdom on so many things. Memory’s of Mom in 1960s to 1970s as a Awesome Mom!  I could go on and on !  Now as that strong sweet Soul has passed on to the other side and new life ,void of pain , where we shall see that compassionate , giving ,faithful Soul ,that I know as ” Mom” .again .
Your the best ! Love you .
 
 

December 24, 2020

Hello family in PA…
I am very sorry for your loss. I am so pleased and honored I got to meet Carolyn when she was in Buffalo a couple years ago. Our trip to Niagara Falls will forever be a fond memory of mine. Although we only spent a short time together I could tell what a beautiful soul she was. My sincere condolences. Rest in peace 🙏
Andrew Alessi

December 24, 2020

My dear, precious mother in law, we all miss you dearly but know you’re where you lived your life to be, in the graces of our Heavenly Father and saving Lord! I love you Mom! R. I. P. Anton

December 24, 2020

My prayers are with you all. May the good memories see you through and help comfort your heavy hearts. 
Margie pope

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Monday, December 28, 2020
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Mary Mother of the Church
625 Union School Road
Mount Joy, PA
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Mount Joy, PA
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