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 Louise <I>Warcken</I> Fitzsimmons

Louise Warcken Fitzsimmons

LaMoure, LaMoure County, North Dakota, USA
Death 25 Jan 2006 (aged 94)
Monterey County, California, USA
Burial Unknown
Memorial ID 100045939 · View Source
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Louise Crosby Fitzsimmons passed away on January 25th, 2006 after a brief illness.

She was born on December 26th, 1911 in Lamoure, North Dakota. She was one of three brothers and two sisters.

Louise was a Registered Nurse for more than 50 years. She received her BSN in Rochester, Minnesota. She then moved to California where she earned her Masters in Public Health from UCLA.

After moving to the Monterey area in 1946, Louise continued nursing along with running several family businesses including Bings' Diner in Castroville, and the River Inn in Big Sur. She belonged to the Carmel Mission Altar Society and the Legion of Mary.

She had a unique gift of never meeting a stranger. She touched the lives of all that met her and was surrounded by many friends and family.

She is survived by her Daughter and Son in Law, Grace A. and Richard Beacham of Carmel. Her Grandson, August Beacham of Carmel, and her Granddaughter, Amy Beacham of Burton Latimer, UK. Louise is also survived by a son, Douglas Crosby (Yvonne) in Seattle WA., as well as three grandchildren, Rick, Robert and Julie, also, survived by her last sister, Irm Gaughan and sister-in-law, Geri Warcken and numerous friends and family.

Services will be held at 11am on Saturday, Feb 4th, at the Carmelite Monastery. Donations should be made in her name to the Carmelite Monastery, 27601 Highway One, Carmel, CA 93923. Published in The Monterey Herald on January 29, 2006

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