|Birth: ||Jul. 15, 1918|
South Dakota, USA
|Death: ||Jan. 25, 2005|
"Bill" of Wenatchee died at Highline Care Center following an extended illness. Son of Mark A. and Lucy Jane (Carrigton) Beardsley. Following his graduation from high school he joined the U.S. Army. He belonged to the 538th Ordinance Tank Maintenance Co. He served during WWII in France and central Europe. Following his discharge he enrolled in Oregon State University under the G.I. Bill graduating with a degree in industrial engineering. He worked for Crown-Zellerbach for 28 years. On August 21, 1999 he was married to Vi Hortin in Wenatchee. He is survived by his wife of the home; three sons, Terry, Roger and Randy Beardsley all of the Portland area; two step-sons, Dave Hortin of Snohomish and Doug Mortin of Edmonds; one step-daughter, Pam Cackler (Doyle) of East Wenatchee; two sisters; Alice Boutain of Morton WA; Florence Karbonski of Gresham OR; four grandchildren; Megan, Shawna, Tami, Brian, and four great-grandchildren; Taylor, Jordon, Christian and Matthew.
Published in The Oregonian on 1/29/2005.
Created by: Sheri West
Record added: Feb 07, 2005
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