Muriel Pierce Cruver, 90, passed away Thursday, March 6, 2014, in Houston.

She was born Aug. 3, 1923, in Escondido, Calif., daughter of Frank and Minnie Young Pierce.

She spent most of her life as a caretaker and housekeeper in California and Pennsylvania before moving to Houston in the 1980s. One of her favorite activities was participating in fundraisers for the Houston Senior Center. She loved the walk-a-thons and sold many raffle tickets.

She enjoyed games and crafts at Houston House. She loved movie day, especially John Wayne movies. She enjoyed shopping trips and stopping for ice cream on the way home. She also enjoyed word books and puzzles.

She was preceded in death by her parents and two children, James and Sandy.

No services are planned. Cremation was under the direction of Evans Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to the Houston Senior Center.

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