Death of Mr. Rausch
Mr. Carl Rausch, retired director of Housekeeping, died April 13 at the age of 77. He spent much of his life as a member of the Penn community-52 years. Even as a youngster, he lived on campus on the present site of the McNeil Building. Mr. Rausch began his service at Penn on February 16, 1948 as a janitor in Housekeeping and progressed to night supervisor, manager, and then Associate Director of Facility Services in 1986. Since his retirement in 1996, he continued to work a couple days a week. Throughout his years here, he worked in many of the buildings across campus.
Mr. Rausch is survived by his two daughters, Carol Hendrix and Celeste Testa; three granddaughters, Michele Main, Jennifer Wellman and Nicole Testa; and one great-grandson, Cameron Wellman.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the University of Pennsylvania Cancer Center, 16 Penn Tower, 399 South 34th St., Philadelphia, PA 19104.
Almanac, Vol. 46, No. 29, April 18, 2000