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Obituary for Raymond M. Kapsch
Raymond M. Kapsch, 89, of New Ulm, MN died Saturday, October 18, 2014 at the Oak Hills Living Center in New Ulm.
Ray was born June 14, 1925 in Freeman, SD. He was united in marriage to Orpha (Jane) Mayer on November 28, 1943 in Menno, SD. Ray farmed until he moved to Pine City, MN in 1951. He worked as a laborer until he retired in 1991. They then moved to Wisconsin.
Ray enjoyed playing guitar and cards. He also enjoyed hunting, fishing and gardening.
Ray is survived by his wife, Orpha (Jane); daughters, Lavonne, Jerelyn, LuAnn; sons, Curtis (wife Alice), Loren (wife Cheryl); 6 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Genevieve; nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Henry and Elizabeth; brothers, Henry Jr. and Tobie; sisters, Alice, Tillie, Margaret, Ella and Anna.
Memorial services will be held at the Rowe Funeral Home in Frederic, WI on Saturday, October 25, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. with visitation one hour prior to the service. Interment will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery in Frederic.
An online guestbook is available at www.rowefh.com or www.wicremationcenter.com . Arrangements are entrusted to Rowe Funeral Home in Frederic, 715-327-4475 and the Northwest Wisconsin Cremation Center in Milltown,715-825-5550.