Friedel Rauh was born in Nordenham, Germany. She survived WWII with her two children, Marty & Emma, and later immigrated to the U.S.
In 1950, she met and married Andrew Rauh and had one child, Rose. They moved to Southern Calif. from Pa., where many happy years were spent raising their children, camping, and spending time with friends and family.
Friedel enjoyed being an accomplished artist and tennis player, playing into her 80's. She was a wonderful homemaker as well. Friedel spent her last four years in Medford near Rose. She loved the flowers, trees, and beautiful clouds here.
Friedel passed away on Friday, June 4,2010. She is survived by her children, Martin, Emma and Rose; their spouses; five grandchildren; and two great grandchildren. She was truly a survivor and despite many difficulties, always lived life fully and with relish. Her ready and genuine smile will be remembered and greatly missed by all her knew her.