Louise N. Bathurst

Louise N. Bathurst, 87, Altoona, died Thursday at her residence.

She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Boyd and Laura (Curry) Rossman. She married Clarence I. Bathurst on Jan. 11, 1947, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, and he preceded her in death on Aug. 10, 2009.

Surviving are four siblings: Kenneth Rossman of Neptune City, N.J., Jack Rossman of Hollidaysburg, Marjorie White of State College and Jean Killinger of Altoona; a daughter-in-law, Joyce Bathurst of Shelby, Mich.; sisters-in-law; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by a son, Duane; and eight siblings: Erma Ingram and Dorothy, Clair, Melvin, Glen, Gerald, Donald and Robert Rossman.

Louise was a graduate of Altoona High School. She enjoyed working on crafts.

Friends will be received from 6 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 30, 2013, at The Stevens Mortuary Inc., 1421 Eighth Ave., Altoona. There will be no funeral service. Interment will be at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Altoona.