Edna V Beard obituary 1920~2021


Ms. Edna V Beard (Kuykendall), 100, a resident of Michaux Manor, Fayetteville, PA and formerly of N. Price Avenue, Waynesboro, PA, passed away Friday, December 11, 2020 in the nursing home.

Edna V Beard
Edna V Beard

Born March 24, 1920 in Moorefield, WV, she was the daughter of the late William and Winifred (Halterman) Kuykendall.

Mrs. Beard was employed as a waitress for several area restaurants including, George’s Restaurant, Green Door Diner and the Parlor House. She retired in 1985.

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An avid fan of Penn State Football, Edna was a member of Otterbein Church, Waynesboro, where she was involved with the Helping Hands Sunday School Class.

Mrs. Beard is survived by four children, Barbara Piper and her fiancé Daryl Groft of Waynesboro, Dennis E. Beard and his wife Kathy of Sykesville, MD, Daral Beard and Beverly Adolini and her husband, Paul, both of Waynesboro; nine grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; seven step-great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; sister, Louise Bowers of Chambersburg, PA; one brother, William Kuykendall of Greencastle, PA; and a number of nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one son, Paul Edward Beard; great-granddaughter, Chanel Beard; two sisters, Ruth Moore and Madge Swope; and three brothers, Arno Kuykendall, Boyd Kuykendall and Kenneth Kuykendall.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, June 26, 2021 in Otterbein Church, 912 S. Potomac St., Waynesboro.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: Grane Hospice Care, 1200 Camp Hill Bypass, Suite 205, Camp Hill, PA 17011-3700 or the charity of one’s choice.

Arrangements are by Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home, Waynesboro.

Online condolences may be expressed at the funeral home’s website.


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