Ann Rae Raskin
Ann Rae Raskin
Preceded in death by her beloved husband, Bernard Raskin. Loving mother of Mari-Claire (William) Zimmerman and Paula (James) Lukas. Cherished grandmother of Tzvia Heifetz, Talia (Adam) Hellman, Ilan (Leora) Heifetz and Jeremiah Lukas. Dear great-grandmother of Shira and Eliezer Krivitzky; Noam, Yonatan “Yoni” and Libby Hellman; Molly, Rutie, Avigail, Nili and Amichai Heifetz. Preceded in death by her sister, Carolyn (the late Joseph) Becker. Also survived by her cat, Ebony, and many other loving relatives and dear friends.
Ann taught high school and junior high school level math and science for many years. She graduated from Milwaukee State Teachers College where she was “Honor 10” of her graduating class as well as in the National Honor Society. Ann was active for many years in the Milwaukee Teachers Education Association, serving in many offices, including Vice-President. She gave freely of her time, volunteering as a tutor in Milwaukee Public Schools, at the Milwaukee Jewish Food Pantry, and Hadassah, where she was president of her chapter.
Graveside funeral service, Tuesday, July 9th at 1:00 PM at Spring Hill Cemetery, 166 South Hawley Court, Milwaukee.
Memorial donations made to Humane Society of Wisconsin, Temple Menorah or Jewish Community Food Pantry appreciated.
Goodman-Bensman Whitefish Bay Funeral Home
4750 North Santa Monica Boulevard (414) 964-3111