|Birth: ||Nov. 19, 1882|
|Death: ||Jan. 19, 1959|
Mrs. Katherine W. Beard, 76, of 220 E. 3rd St., widow of Dr. Clarence W. Beard, died at 7:30 p.m. yesterday in the Waynesboro Hospital.
Mrs. Beard had suffered a heart attack on Jan. 9 and since then has been in critical condition at the hospital.
She was born at the Welty homestead, Welty's Mill, the daughter of the late Benjamin F. and Cora Martin Welty.
Her early life was lived at the homestead. She attended Irving majoring in music and following her marriage in 1905, had resided in Waynesboro.
She is survived by one son, C. Welty Beard, Seilinsgrove; two grandchildren; two sisters, Mrs. G. Bartram Shively, Greensburg Road, Smithsburg, and Mrs. E.A. Gibson, Hampton, VA., and a brother B.H. Welty, Eastland Hills, Waynesboro.
Burial will be in Green Hill Cemetery.
Benjamin F. Welty (1848 - 1924)
Cora Detrich Martin Welty (1848 - 1901)
Clarence W. Beard (1882 - 1952)
C. Welty Beard (1906 - 1988)*
Green Hill Cemetery
Created by: Bonnie
Record added: Jan 03, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 46300033
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