Brush, Frances Elizabeth (Larson) (December 27, 1911 - April 18, 1993)
Frances Elizabeth Brush
Douglas Budget - May 5, 1993Services for longtime Riverton resident Frances Elizabeth Brush, 81, were held April 22, 1993, at the Davis Funeral Home. Her son, the Rev. Burton Brush, officiated, assisted by the Revs. Duane Ayers and Dale Adams. Interment was at the Mountain View Cemetery.
Mrs. Brush died Sunday, April 18, 1993 at the Bella Vista Nursing Center in Rapid City, S.D.
Frances Larson was born Dec. 27, 1911, in Gothenberg, Neb., to Gus A. and Matilda (Peterson) Larson.
She married William H. Brush on March 30, 1929, and they moved to Douglas the same year. They later homesteaded west of Riverton, then moved into Riverton in 1943.
Mrs. Brush was a bookkeeper for many years. She was a member of the First Baptist Church, Mountain View Extension Club and a past member of the Riverton Garden Club.
She enjoyed painting as a hobby and spending time at the family's mountain cabin west of Dubois.
Survivors include her husband of Riverton; three sons, Burton of Rapid City, Robert of Prescott, Ariz., and Richard of Riverton; a sister, Maxine Rodgers of Riverton; 18 grandchildren and 45 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, one sister and three brothers.
Memorials may be made in her name to the Scheroderma Research Foundation.