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Wilma F. Rush


GRAND RIDGE — Wilma F. Rush, 87, of Grand Ridge, passed away Monday morning, April 2, at her home.

Private family services will be held and burial will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery.

Grand Ridge Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements.

Wilma was born April 23, 1930, in Ransom to Benjamin and Lelah (Lockman) Foster. She married Robert M. Rush on May 22, 1948, in Streator, and he passed away Nov. 5, 2000.

Surviving is a daughter Sherrill L. Strickler-Beach, of McDonald, Tenn.; five grandchildren; a sister, Betty Johnson, of Marseilles; and a brother, Ernest Foster, of Ottawa.

She is preceded in death by her parents; husband; sons, Robert L. and Merle L. Rush; brother, Lewis Foster; and two grandchildren.

Wilma was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church and retired as a bus driver with Ryder Transportation in Grand Ridge.

Grand Ridge Funeral Home

125 Sylvan Ave., Grand Ridge, IL 61325

815-249-6813 winterrowdfh.com

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