Elsie Fuhriman Obituary

Elsie Doris Fuhriman
Elsie Doris Fuhriman

January 3, 1917 - July 7, 2017
Born in Providence, Utah
Resided in Ogden, UT
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Elsie Beckert Fuhriman
January 3, 1917 ~ July 7, 2017
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Our dear mother, Elsie Beckert Fuhriman, 100, passed away on July 7, 2017 of natural causes. She was born on January 3, 1917 to Ernest Richard and Elsa Weber Beckert in Providence, Utah. She married Keith Fuhriman on July 29, 1936 in the Logan Temple. He passed away on September 12, 1975. They have five children.

Elsie was an accomplished homemaker and wonderful cook. She was an avid reader, enjoyed traveling, working in her yard, crocheting, and embroidery. She volunteered many hours helping the Blind Association where she made many friends. She also bowled on a league with the Ben Lomond Belles for 60 years. Most of all, she loved being with her family.

She was an active member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, holding many callings over the years, one of which was teaching the 11-year-old Blazer Scouts for over 20 years. She was also a ward librarian for an additional 20 years.

She is survived by her children; Jared (Darlene) Fuhriman of Idaho Falls, ID, Dana (Wayne) Austin of Clinton, UT, Marla (Tim) Swartz of Salida, CO, Lorrie (Scott) Blanch of Ogden, UT, and Kim Fuhriman of Ogden, UT. She also has 16 grandchildren, 42 great-grandchildren, and 13 great-great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her husband, parents, and all seven of her brothers and sisters.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, July 13, 2017 at 11 a.m. at Myers Mortuary, 845 Washington Blvd., Ogden. A viewing will be held on Wednesday, July 12, 2017, from 6 to 8 p.m. and prior to services from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. at Myers Mortuary.

Interment, Memorial Gardens of the Wasatch




Myers Mortuary - Ogden
100 Monroe Blvd.
Ogden, UT US 84404
July 12, 2017
6:00 AM - 8:00 AM
July 13, 2017
9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
Myers Mortuary - Ogden
1875 Monroe Blvd
Ogden, Utah USA 84401
July 13, 2017
11:00 AM
Memorial Gardens of the Wasatch
1718 Combe Rd
Ogden, UT US 84403
July 13, 2017