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Leona Clara Bell Beecher

Kansas, USA
Death 23 May 1976 (aged 71)
San Mateo County, California, USA
Burial San Mateo, San Mateo County, California, USA
Memorial ID 184661581 · View Source
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Leona C. Beecher, 71. of 28 15th Ave., San Mateo, died on Sunday at Mills Hospital after an illness. She was a native of Wichita, Kans., born in 1905 to Lewis Bell and Miney Upton, and had lived in San Mateo County for 44 years. She had been the bookkeeper for Schneider's retail clothing store in downtown San Mateo for 25 years.

Mrs. Beecher was a past Noble Grand of Elmwood Rebekah Lodge No. 13, past District Deputy of District 24 of the Rebekah Lodge, past president of the Ladies' Auxiliary, Patriarch Militant, State of California, and past district president of L.E.A.

She was the widow of the late Earl R. Beecher Sr., and is survived by three children, Marian E. Bedard of San Bruno, Glenn L. Beecher of Marysyille, Wash., and Earl R. Beecher Jr. of Dublin, Calif. Eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren also survive.

Funeral services will be conducted on Tuesday at 11 a.m. at the Patterson O'Connell Funeral Home under the auspices of Elmwood Rebekah Lodge No. 13 of San Mateo. Interment will be in Skylawn Memorial Park. The family prefers contributions to the Odd Fellows Infirmary Fund, I.O.O.F. Home.

-- The Times from San Mateo, California · Page 22, May 24, 1976

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 184661581
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Leona Clara Bell Beecher (13 Apr 1905–23 May 1976), Find A Grave Memorial no. 184661581, citing Skylawn Memorial Park, San Mateo, San Mateo County, California, USA ; Maintained by Lou (contributor 48393030) .