Martha Louise Rausch Ohaus
Last updated 9/23/2020 at 4:43pm
Martha Louise Rausch Ohaus, daughter of Karl William Rausch and Lois Mildred Gilger Rausch, passed away quietly Sept. 18, 2020, at her home on Lake Toxaway.
She was born March 8, 1926, in Cleveland, Ohio, where she spent her childhood. When she was a senior in high school, her family moved to Wilson, N.C., where she got “tar on her heels.” Both of her parents were college educated. Education and travel were highly valued by her family. She attended the Women’s College at Greensboro (now UNCG) for two years, and when World War II ended, transferred to Cornell University in Ithaca, N....