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Catherine "Cathey" L. (Rauchman) Ferrari

Catherine "Cathey" L. (Rauchman)


Cathey, 70, passed away at Aicota Health Services after a nearly three year battle with lung cancer. She was a loving wife, mom, grandmother, great grandmother, and an extremely compassionate nurse. She will be missed by many.

She is survived by her husband and best friend, Ray Ferrari of Aitkin, MN; children Brian Tonneson of Wisconsin, Christine (Brian) Heuring of Anoka, MN, Bradley Bjerkness of Colorado; stepchildren Charlie Bjerkness of Deerwood, MN, Mike (Allison) Ferrari of Emily, MN, Mark (Shanon) Ferrari of Cuyuna, MN, Tony (Diane) Ferrari of California, Ted (Jennifer) Ferrari of Baxter, MN, Amanda (Tim) Jensen of Pillager, MN; and 10 grandchildren and one great grandchild.

In keeping with Cathey's giving spirit and respecting her wishes, her remains will be donated to the University of Minnesota for cancer research in lieu of a funeral.