Beverley Jean Willis/Warren, age 86, died of natural causes 6/17/19 in Merrill. She was born on January 20, 1933 to the late Earl Edward & Ethel Mae Laura in Clay, NY. She married Marine Corporal, Jack Smith Willis on June 10, 1952 in Euclid, NY. He preceded her in death. Beverley married Harold Warren on 7/17/2004. He preceded her in death March 31, 2016.
Beverley was an assembly line worker for 23 years at General Electric in Syracuse, NY. She was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary in Chittenango, NY. Beverley loved to make things and give them away to cancer patients. She loved planting flowers, traveling the United States with her loved one and life itself. Beverley’s request is for “everyone to do your best at anything you do and to be a good follower of Jesus”. She will be dearly missed.
Beverley is survived by her daughters; Marcia Willis, Oneida, NY, Sharon (Rich) Barker, Merrill, WI, Debra Willis, Central Square, NY, son; Jack Willis Jr., Mexico, NY, sisters; Barbara Harke, Earleen De Rycke, both of Clay, NY, Ethel “Kay” Anderson, Badger, MN, 11 grandchildren, several great grandchildren, 1 great great grandchild, other relatives & friends.
Preceded in death by her parents & husbands.
Services for Beverley will be 11 AM at Bible Presbyterian Church on Thursday, July 11, 2019.
The graveside service will be at 11:00 am at Pine Plains Cemetery RT # 31, Clay, New York (Section 4, Lot 17) on August 5th with Reverend Daniel Bradley, friends and family.
Waid Funeral Home & Cremation Service of Merrill is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.waidfuneral.com.