The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


March 31, 2010

Obituaries — Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Marlene Beverley

ELKVIEW — Marlene Beverley, 75, formerly of Prosperity, died Monday, March 29, 2010, at the Hubbard Hospice House, Charleston.

Born Aug. 22, 1934, at Kilsyth, she was the daughter of the late Rufus L. and Eva Jordon Beverley.

Ms. Beverley was retired from the UMWA District office in Beckley after 40 years of service.

Survivors include a brother, Howard Beverley and wife, Drema of Cross Lanes; two sisters, Virgie Beverley James and husband, Jim of Hedgesville, W.Va. and Lorene Beverley of Elkview, W.Va.

Graveside and committal rites will be 11 a.m. Thursday, April 1, 2010, at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, Beckley, with Minister Ken Overdorf officiating.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hubbard Hospice House, 1001 Kennawa Drive, Charleston, WV 25311.

Online condolences may be sent to our website at www.tyreefuneralhome. com

Arrangements by Tyree Funeral Home of Mount Hope.

Frances Niemiec Boltralik

Frances Niemiec Boltralik, age 95, died Monday March 29, 2010.

She was born in Eastern Poland on December 13, 1914, to Josefa Prygon and Franciszek Niemiec. She settled in Cheswick, Pa., after World War II.

She enjoyed her sewing and relating the stories of her escape from Siberian work camps after the invasion of her homeland by Stalin. She was the wife of the late Fabian Boltralik and loving mother of Lydia Kobylak (Mieczyslaw) of Cass City, Mich., Anna Urquiza (Hector) of Dyer, Ind., Fabian Boltralik (Teresa) of Beckley, and Richard Bednarski of Augusta, Ga. who preceded her in death last year. She leaves behind fifteen grandchildren: Sara Boltralik, Emily Boltralik, Lindsay Boltralik, Fabian Urquiza, Cecilia Urquiza, Lila Kung, Veronica Nahernak, Joseph Kobylak, Valerie Hendricks, Dieter Bednarski, Mary Ann Perry, Lily Finch, Daphine Kaphazy, Rosie Cook and Sonya Solomon; sixteen great grandchildren and three great, great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her brother, Roman Niemiec, and her two sister’s, Janina Wierzbicki and sister Mary Margaret Niemiec.

Visitation will be at the Charles B. Jarvie Funeral Home, Inc. 1607 Pittsburgh St., Cheswick, Pa. from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. today, Wednesday, March 31, 2010. A final departure ceremony will be held at the Jarvie Funeral Home in Cheswick at 10 a.m. on Thursday, April 1, 2010. Frances will be buried beside her husband at Lakewood Memorial Gardens, Cheswick, Pa. immediately following the ceremony.

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Arrangements by Jarvie Funeral Home, Cheswick, Pa.

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