Heather Leigh Rausch

May 20, 1972 ‒ April 20, 2007

Marengo, Ohio

Heather Leigh Rausch, age 34, of Marengo died unexpectedly on Friday, April 20, 2007.

She was born in Delaware, Ohio, on May 20, 1972, the daughter of William “Bill” and Sharon Brock Rausch of Marengo.

A graduate of Highland High School in the Class of 1989, Heather was a member of the award winning Highland Scot Marching Band. Later, she graduated from the Northern Kentucky University with bachelor’s degrees in Communications and in Business Administration.

With strong faith and love in the Lord, Heather was a long time attendant and member of the Gethsemane Baptist Church in Marengo.

Excelling at anything she dedicated herself to, Heather loved to be with children and had worked in pre school child care.

Most important of all to Heather was her family, who will dearly miss her, and in addition to her parents she is survived by her sisters: April Rausch of Worthington, and Chrystal (Curt) Smith of Chesterville; her brother: Captain William “Billy” Rausch; and by numerous close aunts, uncles, and cousins.

The family will greet friends on Wednesday from 3 – 9 p.m. at the Snyder Funeral Home, Craven Chapel, 67 N. Main St., Mt. Gilead, where funeral services will be held on Thursday at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Jeff Deel officiating. Burial will follow in Rivercliff Cemetery in Mt. Gilead.

For memorial contributions, Heather’s family would like to encourage friends to give a gift to a friend in need.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.