Obituary of Tina Kooken
Services for Martina ‘Tina’ Kooken, 65, of Decatur, Texas will be 2:00 pm Wednesday, July 21, 2021 at Hudson & Torres Family Funeral Home in Bridgeport, officiated by Pastor Rocky Johnson. Tina passed away Thursday, July 15 in Decatur.
She was born May 1, 1956 in Indianapolis, Indiana to parents Jerimiah ‘Jerry’ Louis Rausch and Catherine Christine Chastain.
Tina’s hobbies included animals, quilting, and cross-stitch. She was a member of Grace Fellowship Church in Paradise, Texas.
She is survived by her husband of thirteen years, Randolph Kooken of Bridgeport; sons Joseph Patrick Rausch and wife Megan of Allen, Texas, and Thomas Christian Milliff and wife Dayna, also of Allen; brothers Dennis Michael Rausch of Steamboat Springs, Colorado, Edward Joseph Rausch and wife Tracy of Avon, Indiana, and Mark Vernon Rausch of New York; sisters Barbara Estelle Allen of Alvarado, Texas, Suzanne Kay Vaughan of Keller, Texas, Michelle Ann Seymour and husband Shawn of Kenosha, Wisconsin, Christine Annette Shelton and husband Paul of Alvin, Texas, and Eleanor Lynn Slack and husband Craig of Decatur; grandchildren Preston Cox, Luke Rausch, and Nolan Milliff; and 10 nieces and nephews.
Tina was preceded in death by her parents, grandparents Martin and Magdalena ‘Lena’ Chastain, and Harry and Mary Estelle Rausch of Louisville, Kentucky, and brother David Allen Rausch.
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