George W. Rausch, 79, of Emmaus died Friday, Jan. 25 in Lehigh Valley Hospital. He was the husband of Janice I. (Radler) Rausch, they were married 41 years. Born in Lehighton, he was the son of the late Frank and Loisa Rausch. He was a foreman at Allentown Clothes Dryer in Emmaus for 39 years before retiring in 2000. He enjoyed yard sales, flea marketing, growing tomatoes and most of all being with his family.
Survivors: With his wife, sons, George Rausch and wife Kim, Rodney Fenstermaker and wife Marylinn; daughter, Karen L. wife of Rick Sampson; grandchildren, Benjamin, Abigail, Emily, Angie, Garrison and Danika; great- grandchildren Paige and Nicholas; son-in-law Dan Uivary. He was predeceased by daughter Juilianne Uivary, and brothers and sisters.
Services: 7:30 pm Wednesday January 30 2013 at the Trexler Funeral Home, 1625 Highland St., Allentown. Call 6-7:30 p.m. Wednesday in the funeral
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