ALLENTOWN, Pa. - Mildred B. Rush, 97, formerly of Johnsonburg, died Tuesday, April 16, 2013, in her home in Allentown, Pa. Her husband, William J. Rush, died in 1974. Born in Allamuchy, she was the daughter of the late Peterson and Emma Louise (Clouse) Beers. She was a member of the Belvidere Kingdom Hall and Lehigh Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses. Mildred and her husband were the owners and operators of a dairy farm in Johnsonburg for many years until 1974. Survivors include various nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by sisters, Edith Romaine, Frieda Arcand, Ruth King and Margaret Capuano; brothers, Fred and William Beers, and Walter and Cornielus Stackhouse. A memorial will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 20, at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, 35 Ramseyburg Road, Columbia, N.J. Arrangements by Bachman, Kulik & Reinsmith F.H., Allentown, Pa. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Heartland Hospice Memorial Fund, 333 N. Summit St., P.O. Box 10086, Toledo, Ohio 43699-0086 or at www.heartlandhospicefund.org.
Published in The New Jersey Herald on Apr. 18, 2013