Elsie Lavon Masters
Elsie Lavon Masters, 86, passed away April 30, 2013 in Parlin, Colorado, surrounded by her family.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond; son, Larry; granddaughter, Kelly; great-grandson, Trevor; and brother, Delbert Fuhrman. Elsie is survived by her daughters, Ravonda (Sam) Hinson, Linda (Larry) Nienhueser; 5 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-grandchild; brother, Herman (Ruth) Fuhrman, sister-in-laws, Bea Fuhrman, and Ada Ruth Tripet; also survived by her best friend, Stella Neugenbaur; and family friend, Marsha Taylor.
Elsie was a founding member of the Fountain Valley Museum, and a member of Fountain Valley Grange, Rebekahs, and the Pinon Arts and Crafts Club.
Elsie worked as a bus driver for 45 years for the Fountain/ Hanover and District 60 schools.
Memorial contributions may be made to Fountain Valley Museum. Graveside services were held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, May 4, 2013, at the Fowler Cemetery, Fowler, Kansas. Fidler-Orme-Bachman Mortuary, Meade, Kansas, was in charge of local arrangements.