Walter Andrew Rasch

Former Prineville resident Walter Andrew Rasch of Bend died Mon., Jan. 7 at St. Charles Medical Center. He was 69 years old.
   He was born June 6, 1932 in Redmond to Herman K. and Lena Belle (McDowell) Rasch. He grew up in Redmond and graduated from Redmond High School in 1950.
   He worked at the Redmond Hardware Store.
   He was a member of the Oregon National Guard for about six years and the Christian Church of Redmond.
   Survivors include his cousin Bunny Zander of Pendleton, and other cousins; close friend, Fern Young of Bend.
   Cremation will be held at the Prineville Heritage Crematory under the direction of Prineville Funeral Home.