Anders-Detweiler Funeral Home & Crematory

Home  ·  Obituaries  ·  About Us  ·  Our Locations  ·  Merchandise  ·  Planning a Funeral
Pre-Arrangement  ·  Immediate Arrangements  ·  Grief Support  ·  Expressions of Sympathy™  ·  Recommended Links


Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share with Email
Obituary Brought to You By:  Anders-Detweiler Funeral Home & Crematory

Kathryn E. Rush
(November 15, 1928 - June 6, 2012)

Send Flowers Send Sympathy Card
Guest Book | Sign Guest Book | Send Private Condolences

Kathryn E. Rush

Kathryn E. (Rice) Rush - 83, of Souderton, PA; formerly of Bristol, PA went home to be with her Lord on Wednesday, June 6, 2012 at Souderton Mennonite Homes.

She was the loving wife of the late Rev. Howard W. Rush for 36 years. Kathryn was born in Pipersville, PA to the late Mahlon Rice and the late Maggie (Erb) Rice.

She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. Kathryn and husband Howard were founding members of Bristol Mennonite Church. They lived in and served the community of Bristol for thirty years. She enjoyed gardening, quilting, puzzles and spending time with her family.

Kathryn was a life member of Deep Run Mennonite Church East.

She is survived by her two daughters, Sharon R. Owens of Perkasie, PA and Eunice Rush-Day & husband, Jeffrey of Perkasie, PA; her three sons, Michael Rush & wife, Mary Beth of Glenside, PA, Stephen Rush & wife, Loretta of Doylestown, PA, Philip Rush & wife, Karen Miller Rush of Goshen, IN; Sister – Margaret Hinkle & husband, Richard of Sellersville, PA; her three brothers, Albert Rice & wife, Miriam of Pipersville, PA, Harold Rice & wife, Suzanne of Perkasie, PA, Robert Rice & wife, Gladys of Sellersville, PA; her sister-in-law, Mildred Rice of Quakertown, PA and 10 Grandchildren.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Norman Rice and Walter Rice and his wife, Ruth.

Viewings will be held on Friday, June 8, 2012 at Souderton Mennonite Homes, 207 West Summit Street, Souderton, PA from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM and on Saturday, June 9 at Deep Run Mennonite Church East, 350 Keller's Church Road, Perkasie, PA from 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Funeral services will be held at Deep Run Mennonite Church East on Saturday at 11:00 AM.

Burial will take place at Deep Run Mennonite Church East Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to: Mennonite Central Committee, 21 S. 12th Street, Akron, PA 17501.

Arrangements by: Anders-Detweiler Funeral Home & Crematory, 130 East Broad Street, Souderton, Pennsylvania 18964. To send online condolences to the family, visit


Express your Condolences

Send Flowers

Send a Sympathy Card

Contact Us  ·  Get Directions  ·  Mobile Version  ·  Privacy  ·  Terms of Use
    ©2005-14 Anders-Detweiler Funeral Home & Crematory    Funeral Home Website by Batesville, Inc.       Site Manager: Login