Rae was a housekeeper at Oakland City University for many years before becoming a C.N.A. at Memorial Hospital and various nursing homes. She was a member of the Red Hat Society Club, Angel Missions, and First Church of the Nazarene of Huntingburg.
She is survived by one son, William D. “Bill” Bell and wife Valerie, Smiley, Texas; two daughters, Shirley A. Bell, Winslow, and Nina M. Mathias and husband David Wayne, Huntingburg; 10 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren; and one sister, one sister, Joni Rodgers, of Fort Branch.
Friends may call from 2-8 p.m. Tuesday at the Nass & Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg. Memorial contributions can be made to the Activities Department at The Waters of Huntingburg. Online condolences may be shared at www.nassandson.com.