Maxine A. Rasmussen

Biology Staff

                         Maxine Rasmussen Maxine A. Rasmussen, 87, of Cedar Falls, died Monday, June 4, 2012, at Elizabeth E. Martin Health Center of Western Home Communities. She was born October 24, 1924, in Dike, daughter of Dick B. and Beatrice Force Webrand.  She married Carl P. Rasmussen on October 22, 1943, at Fredsville Lutheran Church.  He died December 19, 2000. Mrs. Rasmussen graduated from New Hartford High School in 1942.  She and her husband farmed for many years, and later she was employed at the University of Northern Iowa biology lab for twenty-one years, retiring in 1984. Survived by:  a daughter, Karen (Satch) Mukai of Cedar Falls. Preceded in death by:  a brother, Richard Webrand. Graveside committal services: 1 p.m. Friday at Fredsville Lutheran Cemetery, rural Cedar Falls, followed by a 2 p.m. memorial service at Nazareth Lutheran Church, Cedar Falls.  Visitation from 4 to 6 p.m. today at Dahl-Van Hove-Schoof Funeral Home. Memorials:  may be directed to Cedar Valley Hospice, Western Home Communities and Nazareth Lutheran Church. Condolences may be left at The family wishes to thank the Western Communities and Cedar Valley Hospice for the care and kindness extended to them. Copyright Waterloo Courier on-line edition; downloaded June 7, 2012.