Madonna (Pat) June Rusch was born on February 2, 1930 to Evart F. and Irene Claar. Pat attended Greeley Central High School. On July 7, 1947 she married Henry D. Rusch and they settled on their farm east of Pierce, Co where they lived for more than 50 years. Pat loved cooking, gardening, sewing and was an active partner in the farming operations. She was a life member of the V.F.W. Auxiliary. Pat is survived by her children Linda Wood of Pierce, Co, Kathryn Rusch of Windsor, Co, Henry Rusch of Greeley, Co, David and Sharon Rusch of Pierce, Co and 9 Grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren.