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Beth Truax

   Beth Truax, 48, of Goodrich, passed away Sunday, Jan. 15, 2006 at Genesys Health Park after a courageous battle with cancer. Funeral service will be held at Hill Funeral Home, 11723 Saginaw Street, Grand Blanc on Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2006 at 11 a.m. with Pastor Jim Combs, Sr. officiating. Interment will follow at Evergreen Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the family. Beth was born in Gladwin on Dec. 15, 1957 to William "Chum" and Gail (Dicken) Molesworth. She graduated as valedictorian from Gladwin High School in 1976 and went on to become a registered nurse. Beth was an active member of the Atlas Baptist Church where she enjoyed directing children's musicals and playing the piano for services. Beth had a passion for nursing that began when she received her first medical kit at the age of 3.

   Beth worked as a registered nurse in the emergency room for Genesys Health Park for many years, but never thought of it as a job. She was known for her compassion and tender loving care by her family, friends, neighbors and co-workers.

   She will be missed by her husband, Randy Truax; three children, Melissa (Kevin) Alexander, Lance Truax and Matthew Truax; parents William "Chum" and Gail Molesworth; two brothers, Melvin (Lori) Molesworth and Andrew Molesworth; and many loving aunts, uncles, in-laws, cousins, nieces, nephews and friends.

   Arrangements have been made by Hill Funeral Home, Grand Blanc.

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Gladwin County Record, Gladwin, MI
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September 2009
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