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Harriet Elizabeth Leach Beard
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Birth: Sep. 7, 1928
Elwell
Gratiot County
Michigan, USA
Death: Aug. 25, 2010
Oklahoma City
Oklahoma County
Oklahoma, USA

Wife of Merle
Mother of Gloria, Bob, Fred



Harriet Elizabeth Beard
09/07/1928 ~ 08/25/2010

Harriet Elizabeth Beard passed away Wednesday, August 25, at South Park Health Care Center in Oklahoma City. Born Sept. 7, 1928, in Elwell, Mich., she graduated from Alma High School in 1946 and married her husband of nearly 60 years, Merle Willis Beard, on June 7, 1947. She loved caring for her family, traveling with her husband, playing games with her friends and praising God with a song. She is survived by two brothers, Norman Leach, of Prescott Valley, Ariz., and Virgil Leach, of Cordas Lake, Ariz.; two sisters, Pat Jansen, of Burkburnett, Tx., and Sharon Awad, of Flushing, Mich.; a daughter, Gloria Gayron, of Palm Harbor, Fla.; two sons, Bob Beard, of Stroud, Okla., and Fred Beard, of Norman, Okla.; grandchildren Brendon, Stephanie, Andy, Amanda, and Thomas; and great-grandson Taran. She was preceded in death by her husband, Merle, and her parents, Kenneth and Zelma Leach.

Services were held at Yanda & Son Funeral Home in Yukon, Monday, August 30, at 10 a.m., followed by a graveside service at Yukon Cemetery, Yukon, OK.

dad Kenneth #45022593 and her mom Zelma #45022594

Harriet Elizabeth Beard passed away August 25, 2010 at South Park Health Care Center in Oklahoma City. She was born Sept. 7, 1928, in Elwell, Mich. She is survived by a daughter, Gloria Gayron, of Clearwater, Fla.; two sons: Bob Beard, of Stroud, Okla.; and Fred Beard, of Norman, Okla.; several grandchildren and a great-grandson. She was preceded in death by her husband of nearly 60 years, Merle Willis Beard. Services will be held at Yanda & Son Funeral Home, Monday, August 30, at 10 a.m., followed by a graveside service. Online condolences may be signed at: www.yandaandsonfuneralhome.com

Published in The Oklahoman on August 29, 2

 
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 Parents:
  Kenneth C. Leach (1903 - 1991)
  Zelma R. Leach (1900 - 1985)
 
 Spouse:
  Merle Willis Beard (1928 - 2006)
 
 Sibling:
  Norman Irwin Leach (1925 - 2012)*
  Harriet Elizabeth Leach Beard (1928 - 2010)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Yukon Cemetery
Yukon
Canadian County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: SixDogTeam
Record added: Sep 01, 2010
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