Melva L. Holscher

Melva L. Holscher
November 20, 1920 - March 5, 2019

Melva Louise (Larshus) Holscher, 98 of York, formerly of Syracuse, passed away on March 5, 2019. She was born on November 26, 1920 to Oscar and Lydia Larshus in Bottineau, North Dakota. She attended school at Bottineau.

She worked at a grocery store in Dunsleth before moving to Seattle, Washington. She was employed by Boeing from 1941 to 1945. She was united in marriage to Darrel Holscher on Sept. 11, 1945. They lived in Omaha for 6 years before settling in Syracuse. She worked at the dime store before being employed by the Post Office until she retired. They took several vacation and enjoyed traveling.

Melva is preceded in death by her husband Darrel, parents, two sisters, two brothers-in-law, a niece, nephew and great nephew. She is survived by three nieces, Norma Manning, Nancy Holscher, and Kris Kealiher Holscher, several great nieces and nephews, and many friends.

Funeral Service: Friday, March 8th at 2 P.M. at St. John’s United Church of Christ in Syracuse. Private burial will take place before the service.

Visitation: Thursday, March 7th from 9 A.M. until 9 P.M. with family present from 5-7 P.M. at Fusselman Allen Harvey Funeral Home, Syracuse, NE.

Memorials: St. John’s UCC

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