Bangor Daily News Monday September 8, 1975 P.21
BENEDICTA - Elwood Rush, 75, died Sept. 5 at a local hospital after a long illness. He was born in Benedicta May 21, 1901, son of Henry and Nora (Cummings) Rush. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus of Benedicta. Surviving are one sister, Mrs. Anna McDonald of Lincoln; three brothers, Jerry of Patten, Steve of Benedicta and Everett of Millinocket; several nieces and nephews. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in the St. Benedict Catholic Church in Benedicta at 10 a.m. Monday with the Rev. Leonard Frechette officiating. Burial will be in the Benedicta Cemetery.