Cecil Irene Asmussen

Cecil Irene AsmussenMrs. Cecil Irene Asmussen died March 14, 2013, at Ridgecrest Healthcare in Ridgecrest. She was 91.

Visitation will be Thurs-day, March 28, 5-7 p.m. at H.K. Holland Memorial Chapel.

A funeral service is set for March 29 at 10 a.m. at Grace Lutheran Church. Pastor Mark will officiate. Burial will be at Desert Memorial Park in Ridgecrest.

Mrs. Asmussen was born on July 14, 1921, in Florence, Neb. She attended Boyles College for two years, did clerical work and then was self-employed in Anaheim in the dancing and daycare fields. She retired in 2000 and has been a Ridgecrest resident since 2010.

She enjoyed dancing since childhood. She also enjoyed sewing and was a member of the Moose Lodge, American Legion Auxiliary and Grace Lutheran Church.

She is survived by daughter Mary Lee Thomas of Ridgecrest, granddaughters Cynthia Louise Har-gunani and husband Andre Hargunani of Marina Del Rey and Chrystina Irena Ricker and husband Russell Ricker of Mesa, Ariz., and great-grandchildren Lindsay and Holly Hargunani, Bailey Lambert and Gavin Ricker.

Submitted by the family of Mrs. Cecil Irene Asmussen

Story First Published: 2013-03-27