Rayanne Rauenzahn

May 3, 1960 ~ July 20, 2019 (age 59)

Rayanne Rauenzahn, 59, of Muhlenberg Township, passed away July 20, 2019 in the Thomas Jefferson Hospital, surrounded by her loving family.

She was the wife of Jeff R. Rauenzahn, and they were married for 32 years.

Born, in Reading, PA, on May 3, 1960, she was a daughter of the late Wilber “Red” and Margaret (Mitchell) Denton.

Rayanne was a 1978 graduate of Reading High School and was a member of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Muhlenberg Township.

She was employed as a teacher’s assistant for Wilson School District.

Rayanne was a loving wife and a devoted mother, nonnie, sister and aunt. She enjoyed shopping, bingo, casino trips and baking cookies.

Surviving, in addition to her husband, are her two children: Alexandria Marie Martinez-Garcia of Muhlenberg Township and Fallon Lee, wife of Anthony Burke of Hazle Township.

Also surviving are her grandchildren: Anthony Burke, Jr., and his wife Julia of Hazle Township; Gage Burke of Hazle Township; Mia Rae, Ema Rose, and Ava Martinez-Garcia all of Muhlenberg Township and Matthew John and Emelia Morgan Burke of Hazle Township.  

Rayanne is also survived by her sisters: Florence, wife of David Seivert of Fleetwood; Verna, wife of Edward Dresch of St. Clair; and Jacqueline, wife of David DeAngelo of Blandon.

She is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Rayanne was preceded in death by her siblings: Chester Elerick, Edward Denton and Rose Marie Livering.

A Funeral Service will be held on Thursday at 11:00 am in Stitzel Family Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc., 3300 Kutztown Road, Laureldale.  A viewing will be held Wednesday evening from 6-9 pm and again on Thursday from 10-11am.

Burial will be in Laureldale Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers please consider donating to the Gift of Life:  Gift of Life Donor Program
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