Carole L. Rush, 70, of Aledo, died Tuesday, May 21,
2013 at Select Specialty in Davenport, Iowa. Cremation has been accorded and private graveside services will be at a later date in the Aledo Cemetery . There is no visitation. A memorial fund will be established. Fippinger Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements and online condolences can be made at www.fip- pingerfuneralhome.com.
She was born April 28, 1943 in Ft. Madison, IA to William and Irene Johnson Rush. She attended Aledo schools and married Archie Chapman. She later mar- ried Jerry Askew.
Carole was a homemaker and was employed at Aledo Health and Rehab Center.
Survivors include two daughters: Teresa (Ron) Decker of Denver, Colo.; Tonia Askew of Joy; two sons: Todd Chapman of St. Louis, Mo.; Mikel (Ruth) Chapman of Olympia, Wash.; 11 grandchildren; four great grandchildren; six sisters: Beverly Balmer and Karen Engle both of Millersburg; Barbara Dixon; Kimberly Witt; Kelly Lane; and Susan Mizner, all of Aledo; four brothers: Allen, James, Rick and Jeff Rush all of Aledo; a special friend Missy Kernan; and several nieces and nephews.
Her parents and a brother: Patrick preceded her in death.