Beverly L. Fearn

April 18, 1927 ‒ September 03, 2011

Fredericktown, Ohio

Beverly L. Fearn, age 84, of Fredericktown passed away Saturday September 3, 2011 at her residence surrounded by her family. She was born April 18, 1927 in Fredericktown to Hector and Catharine (Lewis) Biefnes, graduated from Fredericktown High School and attended Ohio University in Athens, Ohio. She retired as the owner and president of Edwards Sheet Metal Company in Fredericktown where she worked alongside her mother Catharine “Moppy” Biefnes and her sister Betty Lou Stanford. Beverly was a member of the Fredericktown United Methodist Church and served on the churches building committees. She served on the Fredericktown Area Development Committee and the board of the Knox Community Hospital in Mount Vernon. She was also a member of the Thursday Club in Fredericktown.

She is survived by a son: Bradley (Barrie) Fearn of Fredericktown; two daughters: Chris (Dick) Well; and Stephanie (Michael) Frazier both of Fredericktown; 10 grandchildren Amy Krownapple, Whitney (Troy) Ansel, Ashley (Dr. Jake) Overholt, Justin Fearn, Lindsay (Greg) Gladman, Hector (Montenique) Frazier, Landon “Biff” (Amanda) Frazier, Michael Maggard, Jason Price and Jennifer Price; 14 great grandchildren and a great grandchild on the way.

Besides her parents she was preceded in death by a son: Jeffrey Bruce “Biff” Fearn; a sister: Betty Lou Stanford; a grandson: Levi Brody Frazier, grandson-in-law Ryan Maggard and her niece Debbie Stanford Price.

Friends may call Tuesday September 6, 2011 from 5pm to 7pm at the Fredericktown United Methodist Church, 123 Columbus Road Fredericktown, Ohio 43019, where funeral services will be Wednesday at 10am with Rev. Dr. Keith Bohley officiating. Burial will follow at Forest Cemetery in Fredericktown.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Building Fund, Fredericktown United Methodist Church, 123 Columbus Road, Fredericktown, Ohio 43019.

The family of Beverly Fearn would like to thank and recognize all of those who served as caregivers to Beverly during her illness over the past 5 years.

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