Edward John Rasch, Jr. Family History

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----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2 Edward John Rasch Jr. (pictures) ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: November 22, 1884 Birth Place: Birmingham, Alabama aka: Bud Occupation: Farmer Death Date: February 3, 1969 Death Place: St. Florian, Alabama Burial Date: February 6, 1969 Burial Place: St. Michael's Cemetary, St. Florian, AL (Row 22, Plot N13) Father: Edward John Rasch (1852-1952) Mother: Mary Ernst (1850-1924)
Notes: He joined the U.S. Army on December 28, 1914, at Ft. Sam Houston, TX. Served in the Mexican War and rose to Captain during World War I, in the Quartermaster Corp. Discharged on January 23, 1920. Returned to the U.S. after discharge, but went back to France to marry Marie Herrou in 1920, and lived in France for 2 years, working for the American Graves Registration Service. Became a farmer in St. Florian. Did not prosper as a farmer in the depression years.(ref 19) He had honesty, integrity, and a determination to keep trying. (ref 28) There is a wonderful story of their romance here
Spouse: Marie Louise Herrou (pictures) Birth Date: November 12, 1901 Birth Place: Brest, France Death Date: April 8, 1983 Death Place: St. Florian, Alabama Burial Date: April 9, 1983 Burial Place: St. Michael's Cemetary, St. Florian, AL (Row 22, Plot N12) Spouse Father: Louis Herrou Spouse Mother: Marie Le Gleau (1866-1940) (picture)
Spouse Notes: Arrived in the U.S. in 1922. Cared for her elderly mother (who spoke no English) in Alabama from 1934 until her death in 1939. Returned to school in Florence specializing in chemistry. Worked for the TVA for over 25 years to support the farm and educate the family. (ref 19) She enjoyed her work, and the independence it gave her. (ref 28)
Marriage Date: October 12, 1920 Marriage Place: Brest, France Children: Edward Louis Odette Marie Marie Louise Louis Rene Simone A. References: 18 19 23 28 35 44 48 71 174
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.1 Edward Louis Rasch (picture) ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: March 6, 1924 Birth Place: St. Florian, Alabama Christen Date: March 6, 1924 Christen Place: St. Michael's Church, St. Florian, AL Religion: R. Catholic aka: Eddie Occupation: Farmer Death Date: December 5, 1969 Death Place: Florence, Alabama Burial Date: December 9, 1969 Burial Place: St. Michael's Cemetery, St. Florian, Alabama (Row 21, Plot N37) Father: Edward John Rasch Jr. Mother: Marie Louise Herrou
Notes: A farmer for most of his life. He had taken a job in a freezer plant in Florence two months prior to his death. He died from pneumonia contracted from the extreme temperatures in the freezer plant.
Spouse: Margaret Leona Gusmus Birth Date: Apr. 17, 1920 Birth Place: Florence, Alabama Death Date: October 24, 2000 Death Place: Florence, Alabama Burial Date: October 26, 2000 Burial Place: St. Michael's Cemetery, St. Florian, Alabama (Row 21, Plot N38)
Spouse Notes: A native of Lauderdale County, resided in Sheffield, AL, until her marriage, then moved to St. Florian, AL. She was a 1938 graduate of Sheffield High School. She worked in the family store, Gusmus Grocery, with her parents for a number of years.
Marriage Date: September, 1950 Marriage Place: St. Michael's Church, St. Florian, Alabama Children: daughter Paul Edward References: 35 48 95 148
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.1.2 Paul Edward Rasch ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: November 8, 1954 Birth Place: Sheffield, Alabama Christen Date: November 21, 1954 Christen Place: Sheffield, Alabama Occupation: Supervisor, Sales, For Pepsi Cola Father: Edward Louis Rasch Mother: Margaret Leona Gusmus Spouse: Sheila Gail Buttrum Birth Date: July 22, 1954 Birth Place: Florence, Alabama Occupation: Homemaker Religion: Baptist Spouse Father: Franklin Delmo Buttrum Spouse Mother: Betty J. McFall Marriage Date: February 26, 1973 Marriage Place: St. Michael's Church, St. Florian, Alabama Children: Paula Renee Jeremy References: 35 48
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.1.2.1 Paula Renee Rasch ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: March 31, 1975 Birth Place: Florence, Alabama Father: Paul Edward Rasch Mother: Sheila Gail Buttrum
Notes: Graduated from Bradshaw High School, Florence, AL, and is a candidate to receive a Bachelor's Degree in civil engineering from Auburn University (1998). Married at Faith Tabernacle Church.
Spouse: Jason McKinley Wilkes Birth Place: Florence, Alabama Spouse Father: Grant Wilkes Spouse Mother: Diane Blackstock
Spouse Notes: Graduated from Brooks High School, Florence, AL, and received a Bachelor's Degree from the University of Alabama, graduating cum laude. He is a candidate to receive a doctorate in medicine from the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine (1998).
Marriage Date: September 13, 1997 Marriage Place: Florence, Alabama References: 48
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.1.2.2 Jeremy Rasch ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: December 7, 1979 Father: Paul Edward Rasch Mother: Sheila Gail Buttrum
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.2 Odette Marie Rasch (picture) ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: July 6, 1926 Birth Place: St. Florian, Alabama Christen Date: July 8, 1926 Christen Place: St. Michael's Church, St. Florian, AL Religion: R. Catholic Father: Edward John Rasch Jr. Mother: Marie Louise Herrou
Notes: Updated and expanded Rasch genealogy chart of Oscar E. Rasch, on August 4, 1976. It was the 50th birthday present to herself.
Spouse: Francis J. Howard Birth Date: April 18, 1921 Birth Place: Providence, Road Island Religion: R. Catholic aka: Frank Death Date: November 10, 2010 Death Place: Needham, MA Burial Place: St. Mary's Cemetery, Needham, MA Father: Dennis F. Howard Mother; Mary Gibbons
Spouse Notes: He served three and a half years in the US Air Force during World War II. He worked in advertising after the war, then spent many years selling real estate in Needham, MA.
Marriage Date: November 18, 1944 Marriage Place: St. Florian, Alabama Children: Frank Edward Denise Marie William J. Paul Kevin Mary L. Anne T. Edward Rasch References: 18 143
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.2.1 Frank Edward Howard ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: September 6, 1947 Birth Place: Providence, Road Island Religion: R. Catholic Occupation: Immigration Lawyer Father: Francis J. Howard Mother: Odette Marie Rasch
Notes: Served in the U.S. Navy Band, beginning in 1969. Graduated from Georgetown Law School in 1975. Served in Witness for Peace in Nicaragua for one year in 1987. Now employed as an Immigration Lawyer.
Spouse: Motoko Ueto Birth Date: April 4, 1965 Birth Place: Japan Christen Date: 1987 Religion: R. Catholic Spouse Father: Shotaro Ueta Spouse Mother: Keiko Ueta
Spouse Notes: Earned a Master's degree at Boston College, and is an accomlished pianist and organist. Teaches Japanese at several universities, including Univ. of Maryland
Marriage Date: October 6, 2001 Marriage Place: St. Philip the Apostle Church, Camp Springs, MD Children: Maximilian Yukiro References: 48 102
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.2.1.1 Maximilian Yukiro Howard ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: August 8, 2002 Christen Date: August 31, 2002 Christen Place: St. Philip the Apostle Catholic Church, Camp Springs, MD Religion: R. Catholic Father: Frank Edward Howard Mother: Motoko Ueto References: 102
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.2.2 Denise Marie Howard ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: June 27, 1951 Birth Place: Providence, Road Island Religion: Protestant Occupation: Nurse/Teacher Father: Francis J. Howard Mother: Odette Marie Rasch
Notes: Teacher of Nursing Program for adult students at Upper Cape Code Technical High School.
Spouse: Bruce Tailby Religion: Protestant Occupation: Bus Driver
Spouse Notes: Trained as aircraft mechanic. Works as a bus driver and tour guide for "Cape Escapes".
Marriage Date: July 25, 1981 Marriage Place: Falmouth, MA Children: Lisa Marie Michelle Dianne Nicole Elizabeth References: 48 79
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.2.2.1 Lisa Marie Tailby ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: August 14, 1983 Religion: Protestant Occupation: U.S. Navy Father: Bruce Tailby Mother: Denise Marie Howard
Notes: Lisa enjoys being in the Navy as a heliocopter mechanic, stationed in Virginia.
Spouse: Mark A. Cobb, Jr. Birth Date: 1981
Notes: Married by his step-mother, Patty Cobb, who is a Justice of the Peace
Marriage Date: June 20, 2004 Marriage Place: Lincolnville, Maine References: 19 48
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.2.2.2 Michelle Dianne Tailby ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: June 26, 1985 Religion: Protestant Father: Bruce Tailby Mother: Denise Marie Howard References: 19 48
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.2.2.3 Nicole Elizabeth Tailby ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: April 5, 1988 Religion: Protestant Father: Bruce Tailby Mother: Denise Marie Howard References: 48
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.2.3 William J. Howard ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: June 23, 1954 Birth Place: Boston, MA Death Date: June 26, 1954 Death Place: Boston, MA Burial Place: Providence, RI Father: Francis J. Howard Mother: Odette Marie Rasch References: 18 23
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.2.4 Paul Kevin Howard ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: July 7, 1955 Birth Place: Boston, Massachusetts Occupation: Shipping Clerk Father: Francis J. Howard Mother: Odette Marie Rasch Spouse: Carol Lang Marriage Date: August 20, 1983 Marriage Place: Franklin, MA References: 19
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.2.5 Mary L. Howard ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: June 12, 1957 Birth Place: Boston, Massachusetts Father: Francis J. Howard Mother: Odette Marie Rasch
Notes: Served in the Peace Corp in the Dominican Republic after graduation from the University of Iowa with a BS in Geography in 1978; earned an MS in Urban Planning in 1982 and an MA in Management Science in 1984. Employed as Senior Programer Analyst at University of No. Iowa. Shows Newfoundland dogs.
References: 23
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.2.6 Anne T. Howard ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: August 23, 1961 Birth Place: Boston, Massachusetts Occupation: Nurse Father: Francis J. Howard Mother: Odette Marie Rasch
Notes: Graduated from the University of Mass., in Boston. Registered nurse at a hospital in Reno, NV.
Spouse: Jeff Goldstone Occupation: Ski Patrol and Heavy Construction
Spouse Notes: Works in the Ski Patrol during the winter; construction work during the summer. Also volunteer fire brigade in Tahoe City, NV.
Marriage Date: October 23, 1994 Marriage Place: Tahoe City, CA Children: Cameron Cliff Veronica Anna (Twin) Victoria Maria (Twin) References: 19 48 86
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.2.6.1 Cameron Cliff Goldstone ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: May 14, 1997 Birth Place: Reno, NV Father: Jeff Goldstone Mother: Anne T. Howard
Notes: Born in St. Mary's Hospital, Reno, NV
References: 48 86
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.2.6.2 Veronica Anna Goldstone ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: June 10, 1999 Birth Place: Reno, NV aka: Ronnie Father: Jeff Goldstone Mother: Anne T. Howard
Notes: Born in St. Mary's Hospital, Reno, NV
References: 86
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.2.6.3 Victoria Maria Goldstone ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: June 10, 1999 Birth Place: Reno, NV aka: Torrie Father: Jeff Goldstone Mother: Anne T. Howard
Notes: Born in St. Mary's Hospital, Reno, NV
References: 86
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.2.7 Edward Rasch Howard ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: August 9, 1965 Birth Place: Boston, Massachusetts Father: Francis J. Howard Mother: Odette Marie Rasch
Notes: Works for a golf club as groundskeeper and works as a waiter in Rumford, RI.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.3 Marie Louise Rasch (pictures) ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: January 1, 1928 Birth Place: St. Florian, Alabama Christen Date: January 8, 1928 Christen Place: St. Florian, Alabama Religion: R. Catholic aka: Louise Father: Edward John Rasch Jr. Mother: Marie Louise Herrou
Notes: They live in the house built by her parents, which was completed in 1923.
Spouse: Karl Felix Wade Birth Date: December 15, 1923 Birth Place: Tuscumbia, Alabama Christen Place: Tuscumbia, Alabama Religion: R. Catholic Occupation: Retired Federal Investigator (ATF) Death Date: March 1, 2012 Death Place: Tuscumbia, Alabama Burial Date: March 5, 2012 Burial Place: St. Michael's Cemetary, St. Florian, AL (Row 22, Plot N15) Spouse Father: William Landers Wade Spouse Mother: Eleanore Qucinotta
Spouse Notes: He was a graduate of Deshler High School, St. Bernard College and Florence State College. He served as a U.S. Navy corpsman in World War II and in Korea. An agent with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms from 1956 to 1976. He died at home.
Marriage Date: August 19, 1950 Marriage Place: St. Florian, Alabama Children: Karl Eugene Marian Louise Susan Annette Eleanora Marie Thomas David Richard Edward References: 23 28 44 95d 160
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.3.1 Karl Eugene Wade ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: July 8, 1951 Birth Place: Tuscumbia, Alabama Christen Place: Tuscumbia, Alabama Religion: R. Catholic Occupation: Alabama State Trooper Father: Karl F. Wade Mother: Marie Louise Rasch
Notes: He was in the U.S. Army from 1970 to 1974. Last number to be called for the Vietnam war, stationed in Herlong, CA. He decided at age 18 that he wanted to become a state trooper, and he enrolled in the Cadet training program as a student at the University of North Alabama. Following his military service, he embarked on his career with the Alabama State Troopers. On April 22, 1990, while serving as a S.W.A.T. team leader, he was injured on the job and lost his sight. He was later promoted to Lieutenant and works out of the Department of Public Safety headquarters in Montgomery, AL.
Spouse: Susan Coons Birth Date: Circa 1956 Birth Place: Michigan Religion: Lutheran Spouse Father: Omar Coons Spouse Mother: Elfreida Daniels
Spouse Notes: Susan was born in Michigan, raised in Florida.
Marriage Date: 1975 Marriage Place: Inverness, FL Divorced: 1992 Children: Katherine Kenneth References: 22 28 44 160
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.3.1.1 Katherine Wade ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: September 29, 1982 Birth Place: Selma, Al Christen Place: Selma, Al Religion: Lutheran Father: Karl Eugene Wade Mother: Susan Coons References: 44
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.3.1.2 Kenneth Wade ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: May 8, 1985 Birth Place: Selma, Al Christen Place: Selma, Al Religion: Lutheran Occupation: Alabama State Trooper Father: Karl Eugene Wade Mother: Susan Coons References: 160
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.3.2 Marian Louise Wade ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: July 11, 1952 Birth Place: St. Florian, Alabama Christen Date: July 20, 1952 Christen Place: St. Florian, Alabama Religion: R. Catholic Occupation: Certified Public Accountant Father: Karl F. Wade Mother: Marie Louise Rasch
Notes: Born while her father was serving in Korea. She joined the US Army during the Vietnam War (picture).
She met and married Gabe, who was also in the Army, in Hawaii. Received a degree in Accounting
at the University of Northern Alabama, in Florence.
Spouse: Gabriel S. Mata Birth Date: March 29, 1951 Birth Place: El Paso, Texas aka: Gabe Occupation: IT System Administrator, retired
Spouse Notes: In the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. Later received a degree in Art at the
University of Northern Alabama, in Florence.
Marriage Date: 1973 Marriage Place: Hawaii Divorced Date: 2007 Children: Kalib Nichol References: 28 44 160
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.3.2.1 Kalib Mata (picture) ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: July 16, 1983 Occupation: Civilian employee of the DoD Father: Gabriel S. Mata Mother: Marie Louise Wade Spouse: Elizabeth Anne Acquesta Marriage Date: 2006 Children: Audrey Yvette Ethan Kalib References: 160
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.3.2.1.1 Audrey Yvette Mata ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: March 15, 2012 Father: Kalib Mata Mother: Elizabeth Anne Acquesta References: 160
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.3.2.1.2 Ethan Kalib Mata ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: December 2, 2013 Father: Kalib Mata Mother: Elizabeth Anne Acquesta References: 160
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.3.2.2 Nichol Mata ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: April 26, 1987 Father: Gabriel S. Mata Mother: Marie Louise Wade Spouse: Jon Pitts Marriage Date: 2014 References: 160
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.3.3 Susan Annette Wade ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: February 20, 1954 Birth Place: Tuscumbia, Alabama Christen Place: Tuscumbia, Alabama Religion: R. Catholic Occupation: Registered Nurse Father: Karl F. Wade Mother: Marie Louise Rasch Spouse: Frank Pittman Marriage Date: March 1983 Marriage Place: Riverdale Children: Felecia Jack Wade References: 44
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.3.3.1 Felecia Pittman ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: December 29, 1984 Father: Frank Pittman Mother: Susan Annette Wade
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.3.3.2 Jack Wade Pittman ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: November 14, 1987 Father: Frank Pittman Mother: Susan Annette Wade
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.3.4a Eleanora Marie Wade * ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: January 29, 1956 Birth Place: Florence, Alabama Occupation: Retired Office Manager aka: Nora Father: Karl F. Wade Mother: Marie Louise Rasch Former Spouse: Herbert Yates Jr. Marriage Date: 1974 Marriage Place: Opelika, Al Divorced: 1976 Children: April Michelle Other spouses: Walter Williams Ed Willett References: 44 134
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.3.4a.1 April Michelle Yates (picture) ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: November 4, 1975 Birth Place: Opelika, Alabama Occupation: Farmer Father: Herbert Yates Jr. Mother: Eleanora Marie Wade
Notes: Attended Montevalo College, near Birmingham, AL
Spouse: Derek LeRoy Thrasher Birth Date: May 2, 1964 Occupation: Farmer Children: Houston Delano Haley Marie Karley Mae References: 13 134
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.3.4a.1.1 Houston Delano Thrasher ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: August 24, 1999 Birth Place: Cullman, Alabama Father: Derek LeRoy Thrasher Mother: April Michelle Yates References: 134
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.3.4a.1.2 Haley Marie Thrasher ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: December 26, 2001 Birth Place: Cullman, Alabama Father: Derek LeRoy Thrasher Mother: April Michelle Yates References: 134
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.3.4a.1.3 Karley Mae Thrasher ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: April 30, 2004 Birth Place: Cullman, Alabama Father: Derek LeRoy Thrasher Mother: April Michelle Yates References: 134
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.3.4b Eleanora Marie Wade * ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- (See above) Spouse: Walter Williams Marriage Date: 1980 Marriage Place: Opelika, Al Children: Daniel Other spouses: Herbert Yates Jr. Ed Willett References: 134
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.3.4b.1 Daniel Williams ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: August 21, 1980 Father: Walter Williams Mother: Eleanora Marie Wade
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.3.4c Eleanora Marie Wade * ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- (See above) Spouse: Ed Willett Other spouses: Herbert Yates Jr. Walter Williams References: 134
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.3.5 Thomas David Wade ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: March 30, 1961 Birth Place: Birmingham, Alabama Christen Place: Our Lady Of Lourdes Church, Birmingham, Al Religion: R. Catholic Occupation: Officer In The U.S. Coast Guard Father: Karl F. Wade Mother: Marie Louise Rasch
Notes: Graduated from the U.S. Coast Guard Academy in 1983. Has a Masters degree in Aeronautical Engineering.
Spouse: Lenee Jones Birth Date: 1961 Occupation: Homemaker
Spouse Notes: Has a Masters degree in secondary education.
Marriage Date: June 1983 Marriage Place: Opelika, Al Children: Jacob Edward Benjamin Thomas Mary Elizabeth Sarah Louise References: 28 44
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.3.5.1 Jacob Edward Wade ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: 1985 aka: Jake Father: Thomas David Wade Mother: Lenee Jones References: 28
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.3.5.2 Benjamin Thomas Wade ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: 1988 Father: Thomas David Wade Mother: Lenee Jones References: 28
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.3.5.3 Mary Elizabeth Wade ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: 1993 Father: Thomas David Wade Mother: Lenee Jones References: 28
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.3.5.4 Sarah Louise Wade ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: October 10, 1995 Birth Place: Dumfries, Maryland Father: Thomas David Wade Mother: Lenee Jones
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.3.6 Richard Edward Wade ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: June 30, 1963 Birth Place: Birmingham, Alabama Christen Place: Our Lady Of Lourdes Church, Birmingham, Al Religion: R. Catholic Occupation: Pilot aka: Rick Father: Karl F. Wade Mother: Marie Louise Rasch
Notes: Graduated from the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado in May 1985. Stationed at Offit AFB, Omaha, NE (1986-1989), and Beale AFB, CA (1989-1992). Took part in the Gulf War. Honorably discharged from the U.S. Air Force as a Captain in 1992. Was a pilot for American Airlines until furloughed (1992-1994). Since that time has been a pilot for Federal Express.
Spouse: Viki Esther Rantala Birth Date: December 17, 1962 Birth Place: Seattle, WA Occupation: Pilot Spouse Father: Victor W. Rantala (1929-) Spouse Mother: Linda J. Waldo (1940-)
Spouse Notes: Graduated from Seattle University in 1984. Active duty in the U.S. Air Force, stationed at Offit AFB, Omaha, NE, as a C-21 Learjet pilot; and Travis AFB, CA; flew C-5A aircraft in the Gulf War. Honorably discharged from the U.S. Air Force as a Captain in 1991. Was a pilot for American Airlines until furloughed (1992-1994). Since that time has been a pilot for Federal Express. Has a BS in Engireering, and an MS in Aeronautical Science.
Marriage Date: June 25, 1988 Marriage Place: Omaha, Ne Children: Bryan Christopher Alexander David References: 23 28 44 62
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.3.6.1 Bryan Christopher Wade ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: September 7, 1990 Birth Place: Travis Air Force Base, CA Father: Richard Edward Wade Mother: Viki Esther Rantala
Notes: Soon after his birth both of his parents participated in the Gulf War.
References: 28 62
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.3.6.2 Alexander David Wade ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: April 13, 1994 Birth Place: Danbury, CT Father: Richard Edward Wade Mother: Viki Esther Rantala References: 62
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.4 Louis Rene Rasch (picture) ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: March 25, 1930 Birth Place: Florence, Alabama Death Date: December 2, 2015 Death Place: McAlester, Oklahoma Burial Date: December 7, 2015 Burial Place: Mt. Calvary Cemetery, McAlester, Oklahoma Occupation: Businessman Father: Edward John Rasch Jr. Mother: Marie Louise Herrou
Notes: Moved to McALester, OK, after being stationed there in the military. Served in the US Marine Corp. Owns a plumbing business in McAlester.
Spouse: Doloras Del Ciello Birth Date: Circa 1932 Birth Place: Oklahoma aka: Deede Children: Dennis L. Gayle Larry Gloria Cynthia Veranda References: 21 44 48 95u
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.4.1 Dennis L. Rasch ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: August 17, 1951 Birth Place: McAlester, Oklahoma Occupation: Computer Professional Father: Louis R. Rasch Mother: Doloras Del Ciello
Notes: BS degree in Electrical Engineering
References: 21
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.4.2 Gayle Elaine Rasch ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: September 24, 1953 Birth Place: McAlester, Oklahoma Death Date: January 21, 1989 Burial Place: Mount Calvary Cemetery, McAlester, Oklahoma Father: Louis Rene Rasch Mother: Doloras Del Ciello Spouse: Carlos Gonzales Marriage Date: May 20, 1985 Marriage Place: Prince William, Virginia Children: Adrian (Twin) Alex (Twin) References: 48 78 148 166 167
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.4.2.1 Adrian Gonzales ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: 1985 Father: Carlos Gonzales Mother: Gayle Elaine Rasch Spouse: Jessica References: 166
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.4.2.2 Alex Gonzales ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: 1985 Father: Carlos Gonzales Mother: Gayle Elaine Rasch Spouse: Amanda Children: Karliegh Orion References: 166
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.4.2.2.1 Karliegh Gonzales ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: Birth Place: Father: Alex Gonzales Mother: Amanda References: 166
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.4.2.2.2 Orion Gonzales ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: Birth Place: Father: Alex Gonzales Mother: Amanda References: 166
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.4.3 Larry Rasch ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: February 17, 1955 Birth Place: McAlester, Oklahoma Father: Louis R. Rasch Mother: Doloras Del Ciello
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.4.4 Gloria M. Rasch ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: May 10, 1956 Birth Place: McAlester, Oklahoma Occupation: CPA Father: Louis R. Rasch Mother: Doloras Del Ciello Spouse: Aaron Bergman Children: Danielle Jacob References: 48 166
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.4.4.1 Danielle Bergman ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: 1985 Father: Aaron Bergman Mother: Gloria M. Rasch Spouse: Brian Derstein Birth Date: 1981 Marriage Date: 2012 Children: Ethan References: 166
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.4.4.1.1 Ethan Derstein ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: 2014 Father: Brian Derstein Mother: Danielle Bergman References: 166
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.4.4.2 Jacob Bergman ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: 1987 Father: Aaron Bergman Mother: Gloria M. Rasch Spouse: Autumn Bryant Birth Date: 1990 Marriage Date: 2015 References: 166
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.4.5 Cynthia Rasch ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: August 28, 1958 Birth Place: McAlester, Oklahoma aka: Cyndee Father: Louis R. Rasch Mother: Doloras Del Ciello Spouse: Barry W. Bishop Children: Brianna Cassie References: 48 166
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.4.5.1 Brianna Bishop ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: 1983 Father: Barry W. Bishop Mother: Cynthia Rasch Children: Kailey Kaden References: 166
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.4.5.1.1 Kailey Moore ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: 2002 Mother: Brianna Bishop References: 166
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.4.5.1.2 Kaden Cothran ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: 2005 Mother: Brianna Bishop References: 166
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.4.5.2 Cassie Bishop ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: 1985 Father: Barry W. Bishop Mother: Cynthia Rasch Children: Easton References: 166
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.4.5.2.1 Easton Walker ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: 2011 Mother: Cassie Bishop References: 166
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.4.6 Veranda Rasch ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: March 28, 1960 Birth Place: McAlester, Oklahoma aka: Randy Father: Louis R. Rasch Mother: Doloras Del Ciello
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.5 Simone A. Rasch ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: April 17, 1935 Birth Place: St. Florian, Alabama Christen Date: April 21, 1935 Christen Place: St. Michael's Church, St. Florian, AL Religion: R. Catholic Occupation: Retired School Employee Father: Edward John Rasch Jr. Mother: Marie Louise Herrou Spouse: Orval Etheridge Birth Date: March 27, 1932 Birth Place: Atmore, Alabama Occupation: Retired Aerospace Engineer Death Date: November 10, 2010 Death Place: Huntsville, Alabama Burial Date: November 13, 2010 Burial Place: St. Michael's Catholic Cemetery, St. Florian, Alabama (Row 21, Plot N35) Spouse Father: Marion Franklin Etheridge Spouse Mother: Nancy Ballard
Spouse Notes: Retired from NASA, in Huntsville, AL.
Marriage Date: November 23, 1968 Marriage Place: St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Huntsville, AL Children: Mark Eugene Eric Rasch References: 48 64 86 95
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.5.1 Mark Eugene Etheridge ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: August 26, 1969 Birth Place: Huntsville, Alabama Christen Date: September 1969 Christen Place: St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Huntsville, AL Religion: R. Catholic Occupation: Electrical Engineer Father: Orval Etheridge Mother: Simone A. Rasch
Notes: Graduated from The University of No. Alabama, at Huntsville.
Spouse: Sandra Kay Matuszak Religion: R. Catholic Occupation: Administrative Assistant aka: Sandy Marriage Date: April 27, 1996 Marriage Place: St. William's Catholic Church, Guntersville, AL References: 48 64
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.1.2.2.5.2 Eric Rasch Etheridge ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth Date: August 3, 1974 Birth Place: Huntsville, Alabama Christen Date: September 1, 1974 Christen Place: St. Michael's Catholic Church, St. Florian, AL Father: Orval Etheridge Mother: Simone A. Rasch
Notes: Attends Auburn University.
References: 48 64


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