Ethel Beavers

February 20, 1930 - October 1, 2018
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Ethel Irene Beavers, 88, of New Philadelphia, passed away in Country Club Retirement Center on October 1, 2018.

Born in Martins Ferry, Ohio on February 20, 1930, she was the daughter of the late William Alonzo and Ida Mae (Higgs) Reese.

After graduating from Mt. Pleasant High School, Ethel married the late Willar…

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Ethel Irene Beavers, 88, of New Philadelphia, passed away in Country Club Retirement Center on October 1, 2018.

Born in Martins Ferry, Ohio on February 20, 1930, she was the daughter of the late William Alonzo and Ida Mae (Higgs) Reese.

After graduating from Mt. Pleasant High School, Ethel married the late Willard E. Beavers on June 3, 1950 in Mt. Pleasant Methodist Church. Ethel was very active at Broadway United Methodist Church where she participated in the Golden Rule class, the Mary Martha Circle, and the Broadway United Methodist Women. Ethel was also a blessing to many in the church serving as a parish visitor. Additionally, she was a member of the grange.

Ethel will be deeply missed by her children, Jackie (Robert) Rippley of Charleston, SC, Will (Tammy) Beavers of New Philadelphia, Perry (Tracey) Beavers and John (Gina) Beavers, both of Stone Creek; her grandchildren, Lacy (Matthew) Kindschi, Craig (Kiersten) Rippley, Chris (Amanda) Rippley, Deidre Stocker, Jake Stocker, Brittany Beavers, Katie (Clay) Zeigler, Tyler Beavers, Michelle Beavers, and Brook Beavers; and eight great-grandchildren; and her siblings, Paul (Liz) Reese, Betty Saltkield, George (Bea) Reese, and Lois (Bob) Friend; and her sister-in-law, Jane Reese.

In addition to her husband and parents, Ethel was preceded in passing by her brother, Harold “Pete” Reese.

Visitation will be held in the Broadway United Methodist Church on October 4, 2018 from 10:00 to 11:00 AM. Rev. Mick Foster will lead a service celebrating Ethel’s life in the church beginning at 11 AM. Burial will follow in Evergreen Burial Park at New Philadelphia. Friends and family are invited back to the church following the committal service where Ethel’s church family will host a luncheon in Spencer Hall.

Memorial contributions in Ethel’s memory may be directed to Community Hospice, 716 Commercial Ave. SW, New Philadelphia, OH 44663.

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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Thursday, October 4, 2018

Time: 10:00 am

End Time: 11:00 am

Broadway United Methodist Church

Address:

120 Church Ave. SE, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

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Service Information

Date: Thursday, October 4, 2018

Time: 11:00 am

Broadway United Methodist Church

Address:

120 Church Ave. SE, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

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Cemetery Information

Date: Thursday, October 4, 2018

Evergreen Burial Park

Address:

1520 Delaware Drive SE, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

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Reception Information

Date: Thursday, October 4, 2018

Broadway United Methodist Church

Address:

120 Church Ave. SE, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

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Donation Information

Community Hospice

716 Commercial Ave. SW
New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663
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Born: February 20, 1930
Died: October 1, 2018

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Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

On behalf of the Geib Family and Staff, we offer our most sincere sympathy for your loss. We are honored to have been called upon to serve your family.

 

Lafayette Family posted on 10/3/18

Will,Sorry for your loss,thoughts and prayers for you and your family.

 

David Robinson posted on 10/2/18

Dear Aunt Ethel, will always remember you and all the love you gave the neices and nephews who invaded your house regardless of how we all acted up.... we could tell stories! Rest in Peace and we love you forever. To the family, may God hold you in his hands during this difficult time.

 

Brian Welfley posted on 10/2/18

Our deepest sympathy for you . BILL, NEDRA AND BRIAN WELFLEY

 

There's and Bob Shepherd posted on 10/2/18

So sorry for your loss,thoughts and prayers for all your family.

 

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