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Gena Marlene Raasch

Gena Marlene Raasch passed away Sept. 6, 2002, at the Buffalo Hospital. She had reached the age of 38 years, six months, and eight days.

Gena was born Feb. 29, 1956, in Cokato to Eldon and Mary (Casey) Klugow.

She was baptized and confirmed at St. James Lutheran Church in Howard Lake.

Gena grew up on a farm near Howard Lake, and attended and graduated from Howard Lake High School with the class of 1983.

On April 13, 1990, she married Gary Raasch. The couple made their home first in Howard Lake and then moved to Becker in l992.

Gena enjoyed fishing, camping, motorcycling, and auto racing. Gena had a special love of horses. She also had a special relationship with her grandmother Lena

She is survived by her husband Gary and daughter Amber of Becker; father Eldon Klugow of Howard Lake; brothers Roy (Darlene), Roger, and Randy (Susan), al1 of Howard Lake; sister-in-law Linda (Mike) Nelson of Nisswa; special friends Megan and Mary Feltman; eight nieces and nephews.

Gena was preceded in death by her mother, one nephew, godmother, and aunt Marge Seefelt.

Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2002, at 11 a.m., at the Albion Evangelical Free Church, with the Rev. Dan Runke officiating.

Music was provided by Beverly Lund. Raymond Casey, William Klugow, Darrel Muchlenhardt, Terry Feltman, Mike Nelson, and Dave Cochran served as casket bearers.

Interment was at Sylvan Cemetery.

Swanson-Peterson Funeral Home of Cokato and Howard Lake served the family. passed away Sept. 6, 2002, at the Buffalo Hospital. She had reached the age of 38 years, six months, and eight days.

Gena was born Feb. 29, 1956, in Cokato to Eldon and Mary (Casey) Klugow.

She was baptized and confirmed at St. James Lutheran Church in Howard Lake.

Gena grew up on a farm near Howard Lake, and attended and graduated from Howard Lake High School with the class of 1983.

On April 13, 1990, she married Gary Raasch. The couple made their home first in Howard Lake and then moved to Becker in l992.

Gena enjoyed fishing, camping, motorcycling, and auto racing. Gena had a special love of horses. She also had a special relationship with her grandmother Lena

She is survived by her husband Gary and daughter Amber of Becker; father Eldon Klugow of Howard Lake; brothers Roy (Darlene), Roger, and Randy (Susan), al1 of Howard Lake; sister-in-law Linda (Mike) Nelson of Nisswa; special friends Megan and Mary Feltman; eight nieces and nephews.

Gena was preceded in death by her mother, one nephew, godmother, and aunt Marge Seefelt.

Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2002, at 11 a.m., at the Albion Evangelical Free Church, with the Rev. Dan Runke officiating.

Music was provided by Beverly Lund. Raymond Casey, William Klugow, Darrel Muchlenhardt, Terry Feltman, Mike Nelson, and Dave Cochran served as casket bearers.

Interment was at Sylvan Cemetery.

Swanson-Peterson Funeral Home of Cokato and Howard Lake served the family.

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