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Pauline T. (Rudolph) Koth

July 3, 1935 ~ October 31, 2023 (age 88) 88 Years Old

Pauline Koth Obituary

Pauline Theresa Koth, age 88 of Harris, MN, died October 31, 2023, at GracePointe Crossing in Cambridge, MN.

Pauline was born July 3, 1935 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to Harry and Mildred (Johe) Rudolph.  At the age of 12 her family moved to Anchorage, Alaska.  On December 5, 1953, she was united in marriage to Walter R. Koth of Tripp, South Dakota, who was stationed at Elmendorf AFB in Anchorage.  Upon Walter’s discharge in 1956, they settled in St. Paul, MN and later in Coon Rapids, MN.  In 1974 they moved to their present home in Harris, MN.  Pauline was employed for 17 years as a Human Resources secretary at Memorial Hospital (CMC) in Cambridge until her retirement in 1991.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Walter (2013), her parents Harry and Mildred Rudolph, sister Dolores Haugen of San Antonio and brother Bill Rudolph of Wisconsin. She is survived by her four children, Pamela Rennaker, Linda Brausen, Debbie Pratt (Norman), and son Troy; nine grandchildren, Randal (Tammy) Rennaker Jr., Ryan Rennaker, Jessica Thompson, Mark (Carrie) Rand, Scott (Alisha) Rand, Alex (RandiJo) Rand, Laura (Andy) LaBossiere, Nate (Julie) Pratt, Vanessa (Dave) Day, son-in-law Randal Rennaker Sr., 17 great grandchildren: Carter, Seth, Jaylen, Cora, Evan, Hannah, Aston, Rayna, Tristan, Hannah, Keira, Gavin, Levi, Weston, Harleigh, Kinsley, and Stetson.  Also sister Lorraine Helling of Wasilla, AK and Marilyn Rudolph of Anchorage, AK.

A private family service will be held this spring with burial at Oak Grove Cemetery in Harris.



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