A full obituary with service times will appear in a later edition. Arrangements were by Drennan and Ford Funeral Home.
Beverly Raye (Mersereau) Sande
Our loving mother, sister, aunt, grandmother and great grandmother Beverly, age 73 passed away on November 13, 2012 at Providence Hospital, Everett, WA. She was born on May 29, 1939 in Port Angeles, WA to Virginia P. King and George R. Mersereau. They later divorced. In 1950 her mother married Malcolm Fuller who raised her and her sister as his own. Beverly graduated from Sequim High School in 1957. She was a cheerleader throughout her High School Years. In 1957 she was Irrigation Festival Princess as well as involved in many school activities.
After graduation, Beverly moved to Seattle, where she met Lee Sande and they were married in 1960. They later divorced but remained close friends throughout the years. She loved to travel, beach comb and bowl. Her greatest joy was her family, friends and her cats.
Beverly is survived by her daughter LeAnn King, son in law Walter, son Steve, daughter in law Robyn, granddaughters Kayla Pierce, Tailyr Monette, grandsons Stephan Monette, Jack Sande, great grandson Kameryn Pierce, sister Debbie Fuller Brown (Jeff), nieces Kimberly Bergstrom (Eric), Sarah McCarthey (Ryan) and numerous cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents Virginia P. Fuller, George R. Mersereau, step father Malcolm Fuller, sister Sheryl Mersereau, niece Jennifer Brown and ex-husband Lee Sande.
Our family would like to thank Dr. Karen, Kari Howry and Sharmon Figenshaw of Team P at Providence Hospital, Hospice and the 7th Floor nurses who lovingly took care of our mother.
A Celebration of Life will be held at Phinney Ridge Lutheran Church, 7500 Greenwood Ave N, Seattle, WA 98103 on Saturday, November 24, 2012 at 2:00 pm.
The family request that memorials be made in Beverly’s name to the American Cancer Society Relay For Life