Mrs. Ferguson was born Dec. 17, 1922, in Denver, Colo., to William Joseph and Ruth Elizabeth (Hansgen) Howard. She married Robert Ernest Ferguson in Carmel, Calif., on July 4, 1953. She was a homemaker and member of St. Philip’s Episcopal Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents, a sister, Lorraine Owens; and a daughter, Robin Elizabeth Rossow.
Survivors include her husband, Robert E. “Bob” Ferguson of Beeville; a daughter, Diana Jane Richard of South Easton, Mass.; a sister, Winifred Partridge of Watertown, NY; a brother, Ronald (Erin) Krutsch of Loveland, Colo.; five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
The funeral service was held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, June 11, 2013, at St. Philip’s Episcopal Church with the Rev. Clayton Elder officiating. Organist was John Blackmon.
Pallbearers were Sidney L. Rossow, Cody J. Young, Eric R. Richard, Roy Michael Crownover Jr., Jennifer J. Crownover and D. Ronald Krutsch.
Memorials may be sent to St. Philip’s Episcopal Church, Beeville, Texas.