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Alice Louetta Rush

Alice Louetta Rush

Alice Louetta Rush, affectionately known as Alice, peacefully passed away on February 25, 2024, at the age of 96 at Kavanagh House on 56th in Des Moines, Iowa. She was born on September 25, 1927, in Ringoldc County, Iowa.
Alice dedicated over forty-one years of her life working as an underwriter for State Automobile & Casualty Underwriters, eventually retiring in 1986. Beyond her professional achievements, Alice found joy in being outdoors, engaging in yard work, exploring the countryside, traveling, and caring for her beloved flowers. She was a faithful member of Trinity Christian Church in Decatur.
Alice is preceded in death by her parents, Roy and Gladys Marie (Allen) Vanderflught, her husband, Raymond LeRoy Rush, her sister, Juanita Louise Mills, her brothers and sisters-in-law, Russell and Lena Mae Vanderflught and LeRoy and Phyllis Vanderflught and brother, Donald Vanderflught. Also preceding her were her father-in-law, Clyde Rush, her mother-in-law, Ava Rush, her brother-in-law, Lewis Rush, and her sister-in-law, Dorothy Rush.
Alice will be lovingly remembered by her surviving sister-in-law, Hazel Vanderflught of Grand River, IA, along with numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives, and many dear family friends.
Funeral services in memory of Alice will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, February 29, 2024, at Kale Funeral Home in Osceola. The family will be available to greet friends from 6-7 p.m. on Wednesday evening at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be directed to Everystep Hospice, Kavanagh House on 56th in Des Moines.
Alice’s kind spirit, dedication to her work, and love for nature will forever be cherished by those who had the privilege of knowing her. May she rest in eternal peace.

 

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