|Birth: ||Aug. 12, 1916|
|Death: ||Jul. 4, 2009|
Beatrice B. Covert, 92, of LaHarpe, Ill., died at 9:10 a.m. Saturday, July 4, 2009, at LaHarpe-Davier Health Care Center in LaHarpe.
Born Aug. 12, 1916, in Augusta, Ill., she was the daughter of Roy and Clara Koontz Wooldridge. On Aug. 9, 1937, she married Gaylord A. Covert in Lacaster, Mo. He died in January of 1975.
Mrs. Covert worked in the dietary department at Memorial Hospital in Carthage, Ill., and at the school cafeteria in LaHarpe.
She was a 1934 graduate of Augusta High School. In 1978, she moved from rural Carthage to LaHarpe. She was a former member of the Rebekka Lodge in Carthage, the USA Club and LaHarpe Union Church.
Survivors include one son, Philip Eugene Covert of Quincy, Ill.; one daughter, Carol Edmunds of rural Dallas City, Ill.; five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and one sister, Alice Grove of Good Hope, Ill.
Besides her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday at Banks & Beals Funeral Home in LaHarpe .
The funeral for Mrs. Covert will be at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at Banks & Beals Funeral Home in LaHarpe, with the Rev. Bruce Goettsche officiating. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery near Augusta.
Memorials have been established for LaHarpe Union Church and the staff at LaHarpe-Davier Health Care Center.
Clara Koontz Wooldridge (1876 - 1938)
Gaylord A Covert (1909 - 1975)*
Vernon R. Wooldridge (1911 - 1987)*
Ernest Roe Wooldridge (1914 - 1957)*
Beatrice B. Wooldridge Covert (1916 - 2009)
Alice Marie Wooldridge Grove (1919 - 2011)*
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Record added: Jul 06, 2009
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