Carol Ann Cole Rauch, 81 was born May 16, 1934, in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. She was the daughter of John H. and Anna Cole. She went to be with her Lord and Savior on July 20th, 2015 after a brief illness. Carol was a wonderful Christian woman who loved her family and friends and always put others first. She was a beloved mother, grandmother, and friend.
She was preceded in death by her father, mother, sister Linda Cole and husband of 50 years, David L. Rauch Sr. David and Carol were married August 15, 1952. She is survived by her two sons and one daughter who were the joy of her life, David Rauch, Jr. and wife, Lisa of Stillwater; daughter Diana Rippy and husband, Steve and Darren Rauch and wife, Trevy of Edmond. Carol is also survived by her brother, John Cole and wife Becky and their children Brian Cole and Laura Peacock, 6 grandchildren; Matt Rauch, Melissa Davis and husband Kyle, Tyler and Natalie Rippy, Kalyn and Trevor Rauch and many other family members and friends.
We loved Carol dearly and although she will be missed on earth we all look forward to joining her in heaven someday. Celebration of life for Carol will be held on Friday, July 24th at 10:00 A.M. at Matthews Funeral home. This will be an informal get together.
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