Jennie F. Rachau

Born: Sat., Apr. 23, 1938
Died: Sun., Jun. 2, 2019


10:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Wed., Jun. 05, 2019
Location: Yost-Gedon Funeral Home

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Wed., Jun. 05, 2019
Location: Yost-Gedon Funeral Home

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Jennie F. Rachau, 81, of 508 Canal St, Lock Haven passed away Sunday, June 2, 2019 at her home. She was born in Penn Township, PA to the Rev Charles Lancet and Laura E. (Eicholtz) Kennedy. She was the widow of the late Paul Rachau who passed away December 8, 2016.

Jennie had worked at various Companies and Clubs in the Lock Haven area, they include the Bloomsburg Mills, Piper Aircraft, Vets, Moose, Legion, Sons of Italy, Castanea Fire Hall, Texas Lunch, Brass Rail, and retired from Truck Stops of America. She was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of Legion Post # 131.

Survivors include three sons; Craig (Joanne) Rachau, Keith (Tammy) Rachau, Kirk (Dee-Dee) Rachau, one daughter; Sherri (James) Myers. Two grandchildren; Keith (Chelsa) Rachau, Jr., Shauna (John) Rumburger, two great grandchildren; Jaydann Carpenter and Joshua Rumberger. Three brothers; Lance Kennedy, Wilber Kennedy, Ronald Kennedy, one sister; Nancy Britton.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her two brothers; Russ Thomas and William Kennedy, two sisters; Doris Richey and Anna Meskell.

Funeral services for Jennie F. Rachau will be held on Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at 11:00 am in the Yost-Gedon Funeral Home & Cremation Services, LLC, 121W. Main St., Lock Haven. Officiating will be Pastor Joan Gordon. Family and friends will be received in the funeral home one hour prior to the services. Interment will be in the Rest Haven Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society, 1948 E. Third St., Williamsport, PA 17701.

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