Rapczynski, Joan Harriet
Birth: Tuesday, December 15, 1942
Residence: Lusby, MD
Death: Tuesday, May 03, 2022 at the age of 79
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Joan Harriet "Nana" Rapczynski, 79 of Lusby, MD and formerly of Brandywine, MD, passed away on May 3, 2022 at her residence.

Born December 15, 1942 in Washington, DC, she was the daughter of the late Daniel Calvin Koch and Kathryn Irene (Herb) Koch.

Joan graduated from Suitland High School in 1960. She was a school bus driver/coordinator for the Prince George's County School Board for fifteen years, retiring in 2008. She was a member of the Girl Scouts, Annmarie Gardens and the AMC. She loved spending time with her grandkids, sewing, crocheting and going to craft fairs. Joan was a Nationals baseball fan.

Joan is survived by her husband, Charles J. Rapczynski, whom she married on September 3, 1960 in Riverdale, MD; children, Buddy (Sandi) of Bel Alton, MD, Jimmy (Julie) of Mechanicsville, MD, Rick (Christy) of Mechanicsville, MD, Dan (Mary) of Alexandria, VA and Katy (Chris) of Haymarket, VA; ten grandchildren and six great-grandchildren; and siblings, Bill Koch of Crossville, TN, Helen Koch of Fredericksburg, VA and Alice Hamilton of Cookeville, TN.

Family will receive friends on Sunday, June 5, 2022 from 1:30 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. at Rausch Funeral Home, 20 American Lane, Lusby, MD. Reception to follow, location will be announced.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Girl Scouts of America, Attn: Office of Philanthropy, P.O. Box 5046, New York, NY 10087-5046 or Calvert Hospice, P.O. Box 838, Prince Frederick, MD 20678.
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