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Marianne E. Rauba

June 28, 1959 ~ September 28, 2017 (age 58)

Marianne E. Westerbeck Rauba, 58, of Moline, IL, passed away peacefully Thursday, September 28, 2017, at home.


Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, October 4, 2017, at Edgewood Baptist Church, 2704 38th Street, Rock Island, IL.  Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, October 3, 2017, at Esterdahl Mortuary & Crematory, Ltd., 6601 38th Avenue, Moline.  Burial will be at Moline Memorial Park.  In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Edgewood Baptist Church.


Marianne was born on June 28, 1959, in Davenport, IA, the daughter of John and Marian Lensch Westerbeck.  She was a graduate of Rock Island High School and the X-Ray Technology Program at Scott Community College.  She married Gerald A. Rauba on October 1, 1983, at First Christian Church in Moline.


Marianne was employed as an x-ray technologist at Illini Hospital.  She was co-owner and served as the Office Manager at her husband’s chiropractic office.


Survivors include her husband, Gerald A. Rauba, Moline, IL; son, Jason D. Rauba and Blake M. Rauba; mother, Marian Laschanzky, Davenport, IA; brother, Steve Westerbeck, Egan, MN; sister, Theresa (Steve) Lewis, Apple Valley, MN; niece, Tiffany (Ryan) Dinsmore, Frederick, MD; nephews, Jeremy (Katy) Wilson, Farmington, MN, and Nick (Barb) Lewis, Rosemount, MN; great nieces, Brittney Lewis,Samantha Wilson, and Britany Standing, Rosemount, MN; great nephew, Seth Dinsmore.


She was preceded in death by her father; brothers, Jim Westerbeck and Dan Westerbeck; grandparents.


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 Service Information

October 3, 2017

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Esterdahl Mortuary & Crematory, Ltd.
6601 38th Avenue
Moline, IL 61265

Funeral Service
October 4, 2017

10:00 AM
Edgewood Baptist Church
2704 38th Street
Rock Island, IL 61201

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