Richard Rasmussen, age 79 of Rhinelander, died on Dec. 1, 2010 in Rhinelander. He was born on Oct. 5, 1931 in Rhinelander.
He is survived by four children; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and two brothers.
Known to friends
and family as "Dick,” after high school he moved to South Dakota
to attend Yankton College where he played baseball and basketball and
graduated with a degree in Business Administration. He then played professional
baseball for the Chicago White Sox organization, rising to the AA level.
A memorial service for Dick will be announced at a future date. The Carlson Funeral Home (715-369-1414/www.carlsonfh.com) is handling the arrangements for the Rasmussen family.