Catherine Beard

June 02, 1935 ‒ July 26, 2001

Lewis Center, Ohio

Catherine Beard, age 66 of Lewis Center died unexpectedly early Thursday morning, July 26, 2001 at Marion General Hosptial.

She was born on June 2, 1935 in Coldwater, MS to the late Alberta Beal and Simp Tate who survives in Ferndale, MI. Catherine moved to the Delaware County area 38 years ago from Ferndale, MI. Retired in 2000 after 25 years of service at PPG, Delaware. She enjoyed caring for her family and collecting records.

Survived by her husband of 40 years: Joseph F. Beard, Son: Ricardo “Rick” Page of Delaware, 5 Grandchildren: Stephanie, Jackie, Ava, Brandon, LaTasha, 5 Great-grandchildren: Sean, Shanta, Isaiah, Malachi, Zarreah, Father: Simp Tate of Ferndale, MI.

Preceded in death by mother: Alberta, Granddaughter: Carmon, several brothers and sisters.

Friends may call Monday 6-8 p.m. at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, 75 W. William St., (SR 36) Delaware. Funeral services will be held Tuesday 11:00 a.m. at Second Baptist Church, 55 Ross St., Delaware, Pastor Lamont Coates officiating. Interment Africa Cemetery.