Edward J. Rausch II, 65, of Connellsville, passed away on Saturday December 19, 2020 at his home.
He was born January 22, 1955 in Ellwood City, a son of the late Edward J. and Betty (Buehler) Rausch.
Ed enjoyed flea markets, thrift stores, lottery tickets and Nascar. Most of all, Ed loved spending time with the grandkids.
Ed is survived by his beloved companion, Robin Clawson of Connellsville; stepchildren, Shawn Kessler of Connellsville and Edward Jacobs of Tennessee; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews; siblings, Linda Keffer, Jim Rausch, and Janet Gerke. He is also survived by Robin’s brothers and sisters, Lansce and Tonya, Lee and Kim, John and Charles Kessler, Kelly and Pat McKeel, and Charlene and Tom Teets.
In addition to his parents, Ed was preceded in death by his twin sister, Betty Lou Rausch; sisters, Nancy Patterson, and Lonnie Kessler and also Robin’s parents, Arlene Kessler and Charles Mauk.
Funeral arrangements are under the care and supervision of the PAUL G. FINK FUNERAL HOME, INC. 418 North Pittsburgh Street Connellsville, PA 15425.
No visitation or services will be held and interment will be private.
Special thanks to UPMC Home Hospice and to Tonya and Lansce Kessler for their compassion, wonderful care and support.
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