Rose Beers Obituary

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Rose K. Beers

August 18, 1939 - December 26, 2011
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Rose K. Beers, 72, of North Franklin passed away Monday December 26, 2011 at the A.O. Fox Nursing Home, Oneonta. She was born August 18, 1939 the only child of Hartford and Lillias (Webb) Walling. She graduated from Oneonta High School and received her Master's degree from SUNY Oneonta. Rose married James A. Beers in 1962. She was a Home Economics teacher at Margaretville Central School for several years. She also worked at the Delaware County Cooperative Extension in Delhi and then at the Oneonta Daily Star until her retirement. Most recently, Rose worked as a sales clerk at JC Penney's, Oneonta. Rose share a love of reading,...
Rose K. Beers, 72, of North Franklin passed away Monday December 26, 2011 at the A.O. Fox Nursing Home, Oneonta.

She was born August 18, 1939 the only child of Hartford and Lillias (Webb) Walling.

She graduated from Oneonta High School and received her Master's degree from SUNY Oneonta.

Rose married James A. Beers in 1962.

She was a Home Economics teacher at Margaretville Central School for several years. She also worked at the Delaware County Cooperative Extension in Delhi and then at the Oneonta Daily Star until her retirement. Most recently, Rose worked as a sales clerk at JC Penney's, Oneonta.

Rose share a love of reading, animals and gardening and enjoyed a great love and knowledge of plants and flowers.

She was a member of the Aldrich Baptist Church; the Defenders of Wildlife and many other animal protection organizations.

She was predeceased by her son, Paul John Beers in August 1990. She is survived by her son, James H. Beers of Margaretville; granddaughters, Julia and Sophia Beers; and great granddaughter, Olivia Beers born to Julia on November 12, 2011; as well as several nieces, nephews and cousins including her niece, Denise Skovsende and her husband, Gary of North Franklin and her many special friends and the staff at Catskill Area Hospice who tood care of her in her times of need.

A service to celebrate the life of Rose K. Beers will be held on Saturday, December 31, 2011 at 1:00 PM in the Aldrich Baptist Church with the Reverend Patricia Judd officiating. A luncheon will follow the service. Memorial donations in Rose's memory may be made to the Aldrich Baptist Church, State Highway 28, Oneonta, New York 13820. Cards and condolences may be sent to her son, James H. Beers, PO Box 221, Margaretville, New York 12455.

To light a candle or send an online condolence please visit www.bookhoutfuneralhome.com

Funeral arrangements are by the Bookhout Funeral Home of Oneonta.

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