Della (Page) Rachow

Monday, August 24, 2020
Della Rachow

Della Evedene (Page) Rachow passed from this life on August 4, 2020, at the age of 89 years, seven months and 12 days. She had been a resident of Woodlands Manor, in Arnold, Mo., since 2014.

She was born on January 2, 1931, at Boydsville, Ark., to John Harley Page and Bertha Jewel (Poplin) Page.

The things Della loved most were her husband, her son and his family and country music. She worked as a waitress for many years, serving at Howard Johnson's and Denny's Restaurants. She loved her job, and meeting the people.

Della had accepted Jesus as her Savior at Salem Baptist Church, located outside of Rector, Ark.

Those surviving her include her two grandsons, John Rachow and Darrell Rachow; a sister, dortha (Warren) Paule, of Belleville, Ill.; one brother, Denver (Sharon) Page, of Barnhart, Mo.; along with many nieces, nephews and friends.

Preceding her in death were her parents; her husband, Darrell Rachow; her son, John Rachow, and his wife, Johnnie Rachow; one brother, Herman Page; along with four sisters, Eathel Hardin, Edith Maynard, Virdie Whitehorn and Virgeen Huggins.

A memorial service was held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 18, at Landmark Baptist Church, DeSoto, Mo. Burial was scheduled for 1 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 24, at Woodland Heights Cemetery, in Rector, Ark., with a brief graveside service.