|Birth: ||Jan. 9, 1917|
|Death: ||Nov. 16, 2010|
d/o Philip and Sarah (Stafford) Whitney
wife of Roger Beadle
NEWPORT - Alice Whitney Beadle, 93, of Derby Line passed away peacefully Nov. 16, 2010 in Newport.
She was born Jan. 9, 1917 in Springfield, a daughter of Philip and Sarah (Stafford) Whitney.
On June 29,1946 she married Roger Beadle who predeceased her May 15, 2003.
Mrs. Beadle graduated from Springfield High School and in 1940 she graduated from the University of Vermont with a Batchelor of Science Degree in education. She was a Home Economics teacher at the former Newport High School, Derby Academy, Hinesburg High School, North Troy and Newport Center High School and retired from North Country Union High School and North Country Junior High School. She led a very active life as she was a volunteer at the North Country Hospital for over twenty years. She also volunteered at the Derby Elementary School kindergarten class and the Old Stone House for several years. Mrs. Beadle enjoyed sewing, gardening, down hill and cross-country skiing and she was always cooking. She enjoyed her family and friends very much.
She is survived by two children, Keith Beadle and his wife Diane of Derby Line, and Janice Beadle of Troy; two grandchildren, Gregory Beadle and his wife Jaime of Summerville, Mass., and Jessica Dutter and her husband Michael of Negaunee, Mich.; a greatgranddaughter, Faith Dutter; a brother, Donald Whitney of Springfield; a sister, Harriet Dodge of Boca Raton, Fla.; and by several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a daughter, Carol Beadle in 1968; a brother, Rollin Whitney; and by two sisters, Margaret "Peg" Bazenbrook, and Mildred Massello.
Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 18, 2010 at the Curtis-BritchConverse-Rushford Funeral Home, 4670 Darling Hill Road, Newport, where funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 19, 2010 with the Rev. Martha Peck officiating.
Interment will follow in Newport Center Cemetery.
Online condolences may be sent to the family through the funeral home website at www.curtis-britch- converse-rushford.com. Arrangements are entrusted to the care of Curtis-BritchConverse-Rushford Funeral Home, locally family owned and operated.
Published in The Burlington Free Press on November 17, 2010
Roger Hamilton Beadle (1916 - 2003)*
Carol W Beadle (1949 - 1968)*
Newport Center Cemetery
Created by: Barb Destromp
Record added: Nov 17, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61750246