Rolland Rahn


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Posted Online: April 24, 2013, 6:06 pm
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Rolland W. Rahn, 93, of Geneseo, passed away Tuesday, April 23, 2013, at Aspenwood Health Care Center, Silvis.
A funeral service celebrating his life will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 27, at Concordia Lutheran Church in Geneseo. The Rev. Stephen Mueller will officiate. Burial will follow at Oakwood Cemetery, Geneseo. A visitation for Rolland will be held one hour prior to the service (9:30 to 10:30 a.m.) at the church. Memorials may be left to Concordia Lutheran Church. Vandemore Funeral Homes, Geneseo, is assisting the family with arrangements.
Rolland was born Aug. 23, 1919, in rural Atkinson, the son of Adolph and Charlotte Hanwald Rahn. He was united in marriage to Marjorie L. Frank on June 13, 1943, in Geneseo.
He was a lifelong dairy and grain farmer in rural Atkinson, from which he retired and later moved to Geneseo.
Rolland was a longtime member of Concordia Lutheran Church, as well as a deacon of the church. For many years he was a 4-H leader. He enjoyed bowling on the church bowling league.
Survivors include his wife, Marjorie; his two sons, Arlon (Kathleen) Rahn, Mesa, Ariz., and Donald (Holly) Rahn, Geneseo; eight grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a son, James Rahn; and a brother, Clifford Rahn
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