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RUTH MARGUERITE HUTCHINS THRASHER, 94, Indianapolis, died Feb. 4.

She was a musician 45 years with the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra under the direction of many conductors, including Schaefer, Savitsky and Nelson, retiring in 1978.

In the 1920s, she traveled with the Brick Tops, an all-girl dance band.

Services: 10 a.m. Feb. 8 in Flanner & Buchanan Broad Ripple Mortuary, with calling from 5 to 9 p.m. Feb. 7.

Entombment: Washington Park North Cemetery.

She was the widow of Winfred W. ''Doc'' Thrasher.

Survivors: son Philip Thrasher; brother Richard Hutchins; four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren.