ROCK-INGEBRAND FUNERAL HOME – BRAHAM
Beverley Kay Raudabaugh, of Pine City, MN died on September 19, 2016 at her home. She was 60 years old.
MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL will be held on Friday, September 23rd at 10:30 a.m. at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 535 – 8th Street SW, in Pine City.
VISITATION will be from 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. on Friday at the church.
INTERMENT will be at Calvary Catholic Cemetery in Pine City.
Beverley Kay (Richards) Raudabaugh, of Pine City, passed away on Monday, September 19, 2016 at her home. She was 60 years old.
Beverley was born on December 6, 1955 in Morris, Minnesota to parents Dale and Evelyn (Coleman) Richards. She grew up in Herman, graduating for Herman High School in 1974. She went on to St. Mary’s Junior College where she received her training in Physical Therapy. Bev worked as a Physical Therapy assistant in Minneapolis, Sauk Centre, and Decorah, Iowa, before taking a position at the Burnett General Hospital in Grantsburg, Wisconsin for the over ten years.
In August of 1994, Bev was united in marriage to Lee R. Raudabaugh at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Grantsburg, WI. Together, with the help and love of family and friends; they raised 3 children, Lucas Jorgen, Katy Lee, and Nicole Lorraine. As a family they worked together on the family business, Melon Vine Farm. Bev enjoyed the outdoor work and the challenges of managing the business as well as the many customers and friends she met over the years. She enjoyed canning fresh vegetables and enjoyed teaching others her techniques. Bev enjoyed traveling, riding motorcycle, reading, and tending to her gardens. She enjoyed being active in church functions and community work. Prayer and family were her priorities.
Bev left this world with the joy of knowing that eternal life with Our God and much missed family and friends is all that really mattered.
She is preceded in death by her cherished daughter Nicole, parents Dale and Evelyn Richards, sister Corrine Stein, father-in-law Clark Raudabaugh, and brother-in-law Larry Raudabaugh
Bev is survived by her husband Lee; children Lucas (Carey) and Katy (Matt) Hamilton; grandson Trent; siblings, Stanley Richards, Karen Larson, Bradley (Louise) Richards, Connie (Al) Ott, Darwin (Lynda) Richards, Marlene (Bob) Gillingham, Jean (Kenny) DeGeir, Beth (Mark) Erlandson, and Monica Strommen; mother-in-law Sylvia Raudabaugh; brother-in-law, Arnie Stein; sisters-in-law, Linda (Frank) Libra and Barbara Raudabaugh; godchildren, Kristina Oberprillar, Justin Strommen, Chad Ott, and Vincentia Brackenbury; also survived by many much beloved nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends