Dolores Agnes (Gosh) Rusch, 89, died peacefully, October 14, 2018 after a brief stay at Riverview Hospital.
She is survived by her daughter Donna (Tom) Duval, New Auburn, WI, daughter-in-law Elizabeth Sapp (Joel), Rome, WI, grandchildren; Nichole (Curtis) Duval, Kansas CIty, MO, Paula Rusch (Lonn Radtke), Port Edwards, WI, Patrick (Renee) Rusch, Sheboygan, WI, Sarah Duval, St. Paul, MN, Caitlin Duval, Eau Claire, WI. Six great-grandchildren; Nicholas, Brittany, Jeremy, Adler, Jeff, and Savanna.
She was preceded in death by her husband Allan E. Rusch and son Allan C. Rusch Jr., and her sister Julie Konkol.
Dolores was born July 11, 1929, in Buena Vista, WI to Agnes (Ciesieski) and John Gosh. She met the love of her life, Al, at a dance while he was on leave from the Navy. After a brief courtship, they were married September 25, 1948. They made their home around the Wisconsin Rapids area, wintered in Apopka, FL and spent many summers at their cottage at Connors Lake.
Dolores lived life to the fullest. She loved her family, Sunday morning Polka music, Brewers, and crossword puzzles. Special thanks to Penny Oleson for her Wacky Wednesday visits with her little “Miss Daisy.” She is loved by her family and will be greatly missed.
Dolores remained strong in faith and loved her Lord.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at Ritchay Funeral Home. Visitation 10:00AM – 11:00AM – with Memorial Service at 11:00AM.
Family and friends are invited to a celebration of Dolores’ 90th birthday on July 13, 2019 at Switched in Port Edwards, WI.