Rau’s works to impact generations to come September 15, 2021 - 00:00 Posted in: News Known as “Columbus’ biggest advocate,” Laura Ann Rau will be remembered for her charitable works, passion and love for the community of Columbus. She passed away Sunday, Sept. 5 at the age of 94. She was born Nov. 13, 1926 in Alleyton. Laura Ann graduated from Columbus High School in 1943,PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!