The Lehi Sun
Thursday, June 15, 1933
Mrs. Margaret Bushman Passes to The Great Beyond
Mrs. Margaret Bushman, 75, one of Lehi’s beloved citizens, passed away to her reward Wednesday morning at her home following a two months illness of gall trouble, she was bedfast but two weeks.
Sister Bushman was born March 26, 1858, in Lehi, Utah, the daughter of John and Harriet L. Zimmerman. She married Elias A. Bushman on March 26, 1879 in the Old Endowment House in Salt Lake City. Mr. Bushman passed away seven years ago. To this union eleven children were born, three daughters having preceded her in death.
Sister Bushman spent her entire life in this city. Having a kind and loving disposition, she was dearly loved by all who were associated with her in any way. She was a faithful wife and a wonderful mother to her children. She was a staunch church member and especially liked the Relief Society work in which organization she labored for forty years.
The surviving children are: E. A. Bushman, Mrs. Byron L. Beck of Magna; Mrs J. F. Bradshaw; Mrs. George Lewis, John M. Bushman, Mrs. Oliver Kirkham, Mrs. E. H. McAffee of Salt Lake, and Suel Bushman.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday at 2 o’clock in the First ward chapel.
DUP Obituary Scrapbook (ancestry.com)Sat. June 17
LEHI–Mrs. Margaret Zimmerman Bushman, 75, died at her home here Wednesday morning of carcinoma of the pancreas, following a month’s illness. She was born March 26, 1858, the daughter of John and Harriet Lamb Zimmerman of Lehi. She married Elias A. Bushman, March 26, 1879, in the Salt Lake Endowment House. Her husband died Oct. 15, 1925. She has been a loyal L. D. S. Church worker.
She served 42 years as teacher in the Relief Society organization. Surviving are eight sons and daughters: Albert Bushman, Mrs. J. F. Bradshaw, Mrs. George Lewis, John M Bushman, Mrs. Oliver Kirkham, Suel Bushman, all of Lehi; Mrs. Byron Beck of Magna; and Mrs. E. H. McAffee, of Salt Lake City; also 30 grandchildren and two great grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. in the Lehi First ward chapel. Interment will be in the Lehi cemetery.
Obituary Scrapbook, p.12
LEHI–Mrs. Margaret Zimmerman Bushman, 75, died at her home here Wednesday of carcinoma, following a month’s ness. She was born here March 26, 1858, a daughter of John and Harriet Lamb Zimmerman. She was married to Elias A. Bushman, March 26, 1879, in the L. D. S. Endowment house at Salt Lake. Her husband died October 15, 1925.
She had been a loyal L. D. S. church worker all her life. Eight sons and daughters survive: Mrs. J. F. Bradshaw, Mrs. George Lewis, Mrs. Oliver Kirkham, Albert. John M. and Suel Bushman, Lehi; Mrs. Byron Beck, Magna, and Mrs. E. H. McAffee, Salt Lake; also 30 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday at 2 p. m. in the L. D. S. First ward chapel. Interment will be in Lehi City cemetery. Thurs. June 15.