SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - Barbara Ann Rusher, 83, of Springfield, Missouri, formerly of Fort Dodge, a longtime resident of Culpepper Place East in Springfield, passed away Sunday, September 23, 2012, at Cox Medical Center in Springfield.
She was born April 22, 1929 to George and Constance (Arne) Hockert. Barbara was preceded in death by her parents; her step father Jess Ramert; her husband Delbert Rusher; and her daughter Constance Lynn Johnson. She is survived by two grandsons: Jeremy Johnson and wife Heather of Springfield, MO, and Matthew Johnson and wife Kristyn of Ozark, MO; step sons: Lynn Rusher and wife Liz of Ft. Dodge, IA, and Dennis Rusher and wife Barb of Mesa, AZ; step daughter Sheryl Larsen of Ft. Dodge, IA; great grandchildren: Logan, Lily, Conner, Rylee, and Ashlynn; step grandchildren: Lanna Rusher, and Lucius Rusher and fianc Jill Vaught; step great grandchildren: Hailey, Hayden, and Landon; as well as other relatives and friends
Services will be 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 29 at the Gunderson Funeral Chapel with the Rev. John Sersland officiating. Interment will be in North Lawn Cemetery. The visitation is from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Friday at the Gunderson Funeral Home & Cremation Services. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the American Heart Association.
BARBARA ANN RUSHER