Our Beloved mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, Maurine Erickson Ainscough, 83, passed away peacefully this past Christmas evening, Dec. 25, 2012. Maurine was born Aug. 15, 1929, in Cornish, Utah, to John Oliver Erickson and Olive Fredricka Bunderson.
She married Charles Owen Ainscough Jr. on May 25, 1947. Their love was sealed for time and all eternity in the Logan LDS Temple.
Maurine was a lifelong member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She loved the Lord and served unselfishly for many years in leadership and teaching positions in Relief Society, Young Women, Primary and Cub Scouts. She loved her family and took great pride in seeing her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren grow and learn.
While raising five children, she was employed by the school district and then as the assistant Franklin County treasurer. She later became the county treasurer.
She loved the holidays, especially sharing her delicious Christmas treats with friends and co-workers.
She is survived by her children Marsha, Sharon (Greg) Gough, Mark (Rebekah) and Scott; eight grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and sisters Leona and Ruth. She is preceded in death by her eternal husband Owen; daughter Charlene; sisters Verna Luella, Mary and Nelva; and brothers LeRoy and Grant.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Dec. 31, 2012, in the Preston North Stake Center, 310 N. State St., in Preston with bishop Jeff Palmer conducting. A viewing will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Webb Funeral Home, 1005 S. 800 East in Preston, and 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Monday at the stake center. Interment will be in the Preston Cemetery.
Memories and condolences may be shared with the funeral home at www.webbmortuary.com.
Published in Logan Herald Journal from December 28 to December 30, 2012