Ruth E. Rausch SENECA FALLS - Ruth Rausch, 87, died on Aug. 11, 2013. A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, August 17, at 10 a.m. at St. Patrick's Church in Seneca Falls. Burial will follow in St Columbkille Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to St Patrick's Church, 97 W. Bayard St., Seneca Falls, NY 13148. Ruth was born on Jan. 28, 1926, in Fayette, N.Y. and was the daughter of the late Alfred and Theresa M. Dailey-Rausch. She was a graduate of Mynderse Academy. Ruth worked as a legal secretary for Henry Koch and then Charles Shafer. Ruth is survived by her nieces, Joanne (Craig) Gallahan of Canandaigua, Kathryn Janto of Farmington, Maureen (Wayne) Nicholson of Seneca Falls and Nancy Rausch of West Hartford, Conn.; nephew, Alan (Yee) Rausch of Cortland, N.Y.; sister-in-law, Elizabeth Rausch of Fayette; and several more great-nieces, great-nephews and cousins. She was preceded in death by her sisters, Margaret Vaitonis and Mildred Betts; and brother, Richard Rausch.