She lived in Parnell, Missouri and attended grade school there. She graduated from Northeast Nodaway High School in 1973. She later resided in Hopkins, Missouri before moving to Arizona.
Preceding her in death were husband Rick Andrews, daughter, Tonya Fitzgerald and mother Eileen Rush.
Surviving are sons Kenneth Breit and wife Jami of Noble, Oklahoma, Jesse Beemer of Bedford, Iowa and Gus Andrews and fiancée Emily Martin of Norman, Oklahoma, grandchildren: Jameson and Madison Fitzgerald, Trayton, Macy and Hallie Breit, Morgan and Hayden Beemer, Lauren Andrews, Cole and Clay Wartchow, step-daughters, Brandi Andrews of Norman, Oklahoma, Tanya Andrews of Noble, Oklahoma, father Robert Rush and Carolyn of Grant City, Missouri, brothers, Gary Rush and wife Marcia of Sheridan, Missouri, and Doug Rush and wife Andi of Grant City, Missouri,
Services were 10:30 A.M. Thursday, July 14, 2016 at the Prugh-Dunfee Funeral Home in Grant City, Missouri. Interment was in the Brethren Cemetery, Sheridan, Missouri. Visitation was from 6:00-8:00 P.M. Wednesday at the funeral home.