Of course, work earned him more than a paycheck; he was behind the counter at a gas station when a young Norma Nesbitt walked in. They’d share a 61-year marriage blessed by children, Carol Strawbridge (Mark), Donna Wilson, Robin Comas, Kathleen Gaissert and Robert; and later by 8 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren.
Family will celebrate 86 great years privately. In Beverly’s memory, please give generously to American Diabetes Assoc. (diabetes.org).