|Birth: ||Oct. 16, 1915|
|Death: ||Jun. 6, 1987|
Pury Fred Beers
June 07, 1987|The Morning Call
Pury Fred Beers, 71, of Palmerton R.2, died Saturday in Lehigh Valley Hospital Center. He was the husband of Irene A. (Fehnel) Beers. They observed their 51st wedding anniversary in October.
He was employed by the New Jersey Zinc Company, Palmerton, for 43 years before retiring in 1978.
He was a former school board director for the Palmerton School District in the early 1950s.
Born in Towamensing Township, Carbon County, he was a son of the late Pury and Matilda (Correll) Beers Sr.
He was a member of Jerusalem Lutheran Church, Trachsville.
Surviving with his wife are four sons, Richard F. of Palmerton R.2, Ronald C. of Hayward, Calif., Raymond A. of Lancaster, Calif., and Terry A. of Deer Lake, Schuylkill County; three daughters, Shirley A., wife of Theodore Wuchter of Bath, and Carolyn F., wife of William D. Andrews, and Patricia B., wife of John T. Cappes, both of Palmerton R.1; two sisters, Mrs. Dorothy Switzgable of Palmerton R.2, and Mrs. Irene Frable of Saylorsburg; 14 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday in the church. Calling hours will be 7-8:30 p.m. Monday in the Charles H. Campton Funeral Home, 525 Delaware Ave., Palmerton, and 10-11 a.m. Tuesday in the church.
Irene Aleverta Fehnel Beers (1920 - 1994)*
Shirley Ann Beers Wuchter (1935 - 2000)*
Jerusalem Lutheran Cemetery
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