Harry Grant Rauch

Saturday, January 8, 2022
Harry Grant Rauch

Harry Grant Rauch, age 78, of Lewistown, entered into the presence of our Lord and Savior on Dec. 31, 2021.

Harry was born on Oct. 17, 1943, to Herbert and Ida Rauch in Wolf Point. After Harry graduated from Wolf Point High School he attended Briercrest Bible College in Caronport, Saskatchewan. He later moved to Denver, Colo., and entered school to become a CPA, but later switched to court reporting.

While in Denver, Harry met Myrna Dull. They married in July 1972 and had three children, Nicholas, Brody and Cassidy. In 1979, the family moved to the farm that Harry grew up on north of Wolf Point. While in Montana their fourth child, Desiree, was born. In 1993, Harry, Myrna and Desiree moved to Lewistown where Harry took a job as court reporter.

In retirement, Harry didn’t slow down. He and Myrna were involved with many things including Central Baptist Church of Lewistown, The Gideons International, community concerts, a bell choir, museum volunteer, voting precinct help, walking all over town and visiting with anyone he would meet.

Harry is survived by his wife Myrna and his four children: Nicholas Rauch, Brody Rauch, Cassidy Rauch, and Desiree Van Zee. His older sister is Ila Hagen of Sexsmith, Alberta, Canada. His grandchildren are Oliver Rauch, Keziah Van Zee, Isabella Van Zee, Josiah Van Zee, Elijah Van Zee, Coen Rauch, MaKenzie Rauch, and Rylyn Rauch.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his younger brother Arlie Rauch.

Services will be held at Central Baptist Church on Feb. 19 at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to The Gideons International (https://www.sendtheword.org ).