Edith Marie Anschutz

91, of Rippey died Friday, August 27, 2004, at the Rowley Memorial Masonic Home in Perry. Services were held at 10:30 am Tuesday, August 31 at Rippey United Methodist Church with interment in the Rippey Cemetery.
Memorials may be left at the Hastings Funeral Home in Perry.
Daughter of John Pentico and Mabel E. Olson Pentico, Edith was born August 18, 1913 in Lamar, MO. She grew up in Cooper before the family moved to Grand Junction and then to Beaver. Edith graduated from Beaver High School in 1931.
On December 15, 1935, Edith was united in marriage to Donald Anschutz at the Baptist Church south of Ogden. They lived in the rural Rippey area before moving to Rippey in 1948. Edith worked for the telephone company for many years as a secretary and operator.
Edith was a past Noble Grand of the Rebekah Lodge and a past Worthy Patron of the Order of Eastern Star.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Audrey Hutchins; and two grandchildren.
Survivors include her husband, Donald; a daughter, Shirley Glenn of Perry; a son, Gary of Jefferson; six grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren.