Harriet Elizabeth <I>Leach</I> Beard

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Harriet Elizabeth Leach Beard

  • Birth 7 Sep 1928 Elwell, Gratiot County, Michigan, USA
  • Death 25 Aug 2010 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, USA
  • Burial Yukon, Canadian County, Oklahoma, USA
  • Memorial ID 57991609

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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  • Created by: SixDogTeam
  • Added: 1 Sep 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 57991609
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Harriet Elizabeth Leach Beard (7 Sep 1928–25 Aug 2010), Find A Grave Memorial no. 57991609, citing Yukon Cemetery, Yukon, Canadian County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by SixDogTeam (contributor 46950943) .