Mary Ann BeVier(1926 - 2013)


LEICESTER - Mary Ann BeVier, 87, passed away Saturday, February 16, 2013 at her home surrounded by her caregivers; niece, Ann Maple; and Christy Stevens.

She was born December 16, 1926 in Norwalk, OH. Mary was predeceased by her mother, Virginia Edwards BeVier; her father, Clarence Steele BeVier; and brother-in-law, Richard Dietrich.

She is survived by her two sisters, Frances Dietrich of Canoga Park, CA, and Virginia Maple and (Ronald) of Blytheville, AR; three nieces, Ann Maple of Leicester, NC, Sandy Joyner (Chris) of Pico Rivera, CA, and Cyndi Monaco and daughter of Canoga Park, CA; two nephews, Richard Dietrich (Susan) and children, and David Dietrich (Suzanne) and children.

After graduating from high school in Plymouth, OH, she was employed by Fate Root Health Co. and then BeVier Sales of Plymouth. Later moving to Tampa, FL, she was employed by Kraft Foods for 33 years from which she retired.

She was a member of Black Mountain First Presbyterian Church in NC, and a member of the Order of the Eastern Stars.

A private service will be held at a later date.

Anyone wishing to make a donation in her memory may do so by sending to their local Animal Humane Society.

Condolences may be made to the family online at www.ashevillemortuaryservices.com

Published in the Asheville Citizen-Times on Feb. 19, 2013