Florence G. (Horn) Rycroft

May 11, 1908 ~ January 2, 1997 (age 88)


Florence G. Rycroft, 88, of Evansville, died at 9:58 a.m. Thursday at Deaconess Hospital.

A graduate of Indiana University School of Nursing, she was surgery supervisor of nursing at Riley Hospital in Indianapolis until 1946.

She was a member of Central Methodist Church and Fountain County (Ind.) Eastern Star.

Surviving are her husband of 50 years, Dr. Chester A. Rycroft Jr.; and a son, Dr. Chester A. Rycroft III of Evansville.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Sat­urday at Central United Methodist Church, the Rev. C. Mac Hamon of­ficiating, with entombment in Oak Hill Cemetery,

Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. today at Boone Funeral Homes 5330 Washington Ave.

Memorial contributions may be made to Central United Methodist Endowment Fund or to the Ameri­can Cancer Society.


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