February 13, 1934 — October 11, 2012
Beulah M. “Bea” Oertley, 78, of Peoria, passed away at 10:04 p.m. on Thursday, October 11, 2012, at her residence.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Monday, October 15, 2012, at Clary Funeral Home, 3004 West Lake Avenue in Peoria, with Pastor Joe Meyer officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to services at the funeral home. Interment will be at Coal Creek Cemetery in rural Norris.
Bea was born in Peoria on February 13, 1934, a daughter of Clyde James and Eliza Jane (French) David. They preceded her in death, along with a son, Paul Leroy Larimore; four brothers; and eight sisters.
She is survived by her daughters, Debra (Dean) Gill and Rebecca McGee, both of Peoria; brothers, Leroy (Lois) David of Peoria, Russel (Beverly) David and Vern (Sandy) David, all of Liverpool and Willie (Pat) David of Mapleton; sister, Garnet VanTine of Peoria; six grandchildren; thirteen great grandchildren; four great-great grandchildren; and her companion of thirty-six years, Harvey J. Goodwin.
Bea was a homemaker and a member of the Church of the Brethren in Canton. She loved crocheting and was a loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother.
Memorial contributions may be made in Bea’s memory to Illinois CancerCare.
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