1948 – 2016
Woodstock – John M. Rauert, Jr., 67, of New Sweden Rd., died Saturday evening July 9, 2016 at home after a lengthy illness. He was the loving husband of Ronnell “Ronnie” (Sorber) Rauert. Born in Brooklyn, NY, he was the son of the late John and Elizabeth (Ladson) Rauert.
John was united in marriage to the former Ronnell Sorber in Yonkers, NY, on July 4, 1972.
Mr. Rauert worked for over fifteen years at International Paper as a machine operator retiring in 2010. John enjoyed reading.
He is survived by his wife Ronnie Rauert of forty-four years; a sister Carol Olsen of Ashford: and nieces Ginger Olsen of NY, and Kyle Waterbury and Kristin Brown both of FL.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with John’s family from 4:00pm to 6:00pm on Wednesday, July 13, 2016 in the Gilman Funeral Home, 104 Church St., Putnam, with a service in funeral home at 5:30pm. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.