Alice Ann Bronson

Alice Ann Bronson, 85, of Great Falls, who enjoyed fishing, camping and traveling, the San Francisco 49ers and spending time with her family, died of respiratory complications Tuesday, March 27, in Mansfield, Texas, while visiting family.

No funeral services will be held, and cremation has taken place under the direction of Blessing Funeral Home in Mansfield. A celebration of life potluck is noon-4 p.m. Saturday at the 10th Ave. S. VFW in Great Falls.

She is survived by her daughters, Ann Olson, Vicki Stanley, Veronica Tipps, Kathy Frerich and Kim Murphy; brother Sylvester Deshner; sister Evelyn Shaw; and many grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 35 years, James Bronson; son Timothy Bronson; and one grandson.

Published in Great Falls Tribune on Apr. 9, 2013