Marjorie Ruth Rushford
Norfolk – Marjorie Ruth Rushford, 92, passed away October 13, 2011. Born in Tennessee, she was the daughter of the late James and Mae Ward.
Marjorie was a member of St. Peter’s Episcopal Church; a member of the Elk’s Lodge # 38; and a long time member of Epsilon Sigma Alpha International.
She leaves behind her sister, Nancy Reece and Nancy’s husband Sherman of Norfolk; and many loving friends.
A Memorial Service will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, October 19, 2011, at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church with Rev. John Eidam officiating. Altmeyer Funeral Home, South Chapel, is handling the arrangements. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 363 West Drake Rd., Fort Collins, CO 80526. Condolences may be offered to the family at altmeyer.com.
I always enjoyed seeing Marge at the VSC meetings, conventions and in the past IC conventions. She was always good for a laugh and a humorous remark. She will be missed, but will be joining many ESA sisters in heaven.
I’ll miss seeing your smiling face out there Miss Marge.
Marge was a wonderful friend and ESA Sister, I have many special memories of her. Nancy and Sherman and Alpha XI Sisters you are in my thoughts and prayers.
Marge will be missed greatly by all her ESA sisters. My thoughts and prayers are with you, Nancy and Sherman. I love you both.
My very deepest condolences to all who knew, loved and appreciated what a very special person, as well as a very special friend Marge was. My very deepest coldences go out especially to Nancy and Sherman, and the many, many friends of Marge in ESA. May God be with all of you at this most difficult time!
Nancy and Sherman, please know that Woodie and I are thinking of you.You have lost someone very special, someone who touched many hearts and those hearts will touch many more, and in that way your loved one will always remain a part of you a part of everything. We both had many fond memories of Marjorie and will certainly miss seeing her at the many ESA functions. Betty and Woodie
To the family of Marjorie Rushford I am so sorry to hear of your loss. I did’nt know her real well but always enjoyed being in her company, especially at Jeff & Dee Hux oyster roast. also when we ran into her at shows. our prayers are with you. Evelyn Colonna
To: Marjorie Rushford’s Family,
On behalf of Norfolk Elk Lodge #38, I wish to express our sincere sympathy for your loss. Marjorie was a beloved and faithful member to the lodge for many years, She will be sorely missed. God Bless you in this difficult time.
Jo Maume; Norfolk Lodge Chaplain