Beverly Nan Averill, 92, of 92 Deer Path Lane, Emporium, PA passed away at Guy & Mary Felt Manor, Emporium, PA on Friday afternoon (December 9, 2022). She was born July 13, 1930 in Weedville, PA a daughter of the late Dolph and Nancy Hedberg Bilodeau. On Feb. 4, 1950 in the First United Methodist Church, Emporium, PA she married the late William D. Averill who died Dec. 4, 2004. She later married Robert Wennin on July 7, 2012. He died November 7, 2022.
Beverly graduated from Bennetts Valley High School in 1948. She was a very active member of the Keating Summit United Methodist Church, for which she was recently recognized for her 70 years of service to the church. In her early years she worked at Sylvania in St. Marys, PA. She later sold Stanley Home Products while also being a full time homemaker. She loved traveling, gardening, and was an avid bowler for many years.
She is survived by two sons, David Averill (Cheryl), Emporium; and Douglas Averill (Sally), Mandeville, LA; a daughter, Joan Boshart (Tony), Virginia Beach, VA; seven grandchildren: Vanessa, Heather, Lisa, Annie, Ben, Tim and Lori, four great grandchildren: Alex, Tyler, Bryce and River. She was preceded in death by her parents, husbands, a son, Alex Averill; grandson, Eric Averill, four brothers, John, Al, Fred and Gerry; six sisters, Mid, Christine, Dorothy, Esther, Emilie and Delores.
Visitation will be at the Barnett Funeral Home, 207 E. 4th St., Emporium, PA on Tuesday (Dec. 13, 2022) from 10:00 AM until 11:45 AM followed by a Funeral Service at 12:00 PM with Rev. Todd Lamer, Pastor of Keating Summit United Methodist Church, officiating. Burial will be in the Portage Valley Cemetery, Wrights, PA If desired,
Memorials may be made to Keating Summit United Methodist Church, 27 Portage Road, Austin, PA 16720