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 LaVanche <I>Christian</I> Hursh

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LaVanche Christian Hursh

  • Birth 12 Nov 1915
  • Death 22 Feb 2005 Woodland, Yolo County, California, USA
  • Burial Arbuckle, Colusa County, California, USA
  • Plot Catholic, Lot 116, Plot A
  • Memorial ID 91042750

"Wagon Wheels", A Colusi County Historical Society Publication, Volume 55, Spring 2005:

LaVanche C. Hursh
LaVanche Christian Hursh, 89, of Arbuckle died February 22, 2005, at Woodland Memorial Hospital in Woodland.
She attended Holy Rosary Academy in Woodland, graduated from Pierce High School and attended Chico State College, where she was a member of Alpha Chi Sorority.
She and her late husband Vernon Hursh started Christian and Hursh Fertilizer and Chemical in Arbuckle.
She was a member of Holy Cross Altar Society, Colusi County Historical Society, Pierce Youth Foundation, and was a charter member of the Colusa Hospital Pink Ladies Auxiliary and the Arbuckle Revitalization Committee.
For 30 years she served as chairwoman of the Arbuckle Community Cancer [as written] and volunteered with the blood bank in Arbuckle; was an associate member of the Children's Home Society; and a co-president of the Arbuckle Women's Club.
She was named Pierce High School Booster of the Year in 1992 and later received the school's Golden Bear Award.
Survivors include a son, Gary C. Hursh of Nevada City, three granddaughters and four great-grandchildren.
Burial was in the Arbuckle Cemetery. – Marysville Appeal-Democrat February 24, 2005. – Transcribed by M.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 91042750
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for LaVanche Christian Hursh (12 Nov 1915–22 Feb 2005), Find A Grave Memorial no. 91042750, citing Arbuckle Catholic Cemetery, Arbuckle, Colusa County, California, USA ; Maintained by A Canon (contributor 46867332) .