Service: A private family service will be held at a later date.
Joan Marie (Skinner) Rauscher, 67, died May 15, 2014 at her home in rural Canton. A private family service will be held at a later date.
Joan was born August 23, 1946 at Alcester, SD to Russell and Mildred (Loger) Skinner. She married Richard Rauscher October 10, 1964 in Sioux Falls. They made their home on an acreage near Canton. Joan was employed at Adam’s Thermal for 30 years. She enjoyed fishing, hunting, watching and taking care of her birds, and playing bingo and cards.
Survivors include her husband, Richard; son Chad, Sioux Falls; daughters, Traci (Jason) Roseland, Inwood, IA and Tammi (Brian) Van Voorst, Canton; 10 grandchildren- Lance, Mataya, Desi, Dallas, Tate, Maddie, Alayna, Kyra, Tanner, and Jadarrien; sisters- Joyce Jenson and Jean (Jim) Johnson; brothers- Russell Skinner, Dennis Skinner, Ron Skinner, and Tracy Skinner; sister-in-law, Sharon Niemi; and numerous nieces, nephews, and in-laws. She was preceded in death by her parents, son, Joe, and brother, Robert.