Eleanor Grace Christine (Grund) Rachuj

Eleanor Grace Christine (Grund) Rachuj
Eleanor Grace Christine (Grund) Rachuj

Eleanor Grace Christine (Grund) Rachuj, 90, of Richland Center died Sunday, November 16, 2014 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center in Baraboo surrounded by her loving family. She was born on March 28, 1924 the daughter of William and Florence (Franzen) Grund. Eleanor married Clarence Rachuj on November 25, 1944 who preceded her in death. Eleanor loved gardening, swimming, sewing, camping and most of all spending time with her loving family. She also enjoyed volunteering at Pine Valley Manor.

Eleanor is survived by her six children: Charles Rachuj Sr. of Baraboo WI.; children Chuck Jr. (Nikki), Tim (Linda), Holly (Michael), (daughter in law Tiffany), and Christopher,

daughter in law: Kathy of Reedsburg, WI; children Rich Jr. (Maja), Jeff ( special friend Sharon), and Elizabeth,

Phillip (Carol) Rachuj of Kingston Springs, TN; children Serah (Daniel), Rebekah, Josiah, and Leah,

Joyce (Dan) Latimer of Plainfield, IL; children Sherry (Paul), Shannon (Tom), Kristy (Ron), and Kimberly (Dale),

Sandra Mazurowski of Berwyn, IL; children Brenda (Jason), Ken (Danielle), Melissa (Michael), and Amanda (Jason),

Carolyn (Paul) Radtke of Wisconsin Dells, WI; children Michael, and Jamie (Paul),

Paul of Richland Center, WI; children Brianna, and Connor;

Twenty six grandchildren;

Forty great grandchildren;

sister in law: Lynn;

many nieces, nephews other relatives and friends.

Eleanor is preceded in death by her husband Clarence, parents William and Florence, her sister LaVerne, her son Richard, her daughter in law Karen, grandson William, and great granddaughter Stephanie.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM on Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at the Free Methodist Church 405 S. Park St. Richland Center, WI. Pastor Jim Berlin and Pastor Gregg Marsh will officiate. Burial will be in the Ash Creek Cemetery. Visitation for Eleanor will be held on Wednesday, November 19, 2014 from 10:00 AM until the time of the service at 1:00 PM. The Pratt Funeral Service is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be made at prattfuneralservice.com

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the St. Clare Meadows Care Center staff of Baraboo, WI for the loving and professional care of their mother.