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Viola M. Beaver

March 31, 1926 ~ November 29, 2017 (age 91)

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SERVICES

Visitation
Saturday
December 2, 2017

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Bridges-Stocker-Fraley Funeral Home
160 N. High St.
Covington, Ohio 45318

Funeral Service
Saturday
December 2, 2017

1:00 PM
Bridges-Stocker-Fraley Funeral Home
160 N. High St.
Covington, Ohio 45318


Viola M. Beaver, age 91 of Covington, died on Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at Brookdale of Troy.  She was the daughter of the (late) Ernest and Bessie (Root) Gibson and was born on March 31, 1926 in Darke County.  A graduate of Ansonia High School, Class of 1944 and on June 24, 1944 she married Lester Beaver.  Viola retired from Joe Thoma & Sons Jewelers, Piqua with 20 years of service as bookkeeper; a past member of the Gettysburg Grange; a member and sang in the choir of St. John’s Lutheran Church, Covington; was a volunteer for Hospice of Miami County for many years; and she participated with Crafts with Carol at Brookdale of Troy.  Preceded in death by her parents; husband of 59 years, Lester Beaver in 2003; and brother, Forest Gibson.  Viola is survived by her son, Gary, two daughters, Nancy Bonfield and Beverly Connell (Phillip).  Also surviving are 10 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Luella Spain and Mary Weaver; other relatives and friends.  Funeral service will be 1:00 PM Saturday at Bridges-Stocker-Fraley Funeral Home, Covington with Rev. Stephen Nierman officiating.  Interment Miami Memorial Park Cemetery, Covington.  Visitation will begin at 12 Noon Saturday until time of service.  In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. John’s Lutheran Youth Group or Brookdale Hospice, 2621 Dryden Road, Suite 204, Moraine, OH 45439.  Condolences may be left for the family at www.stockerfraley.com.

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