Alice 'Beth' Bawden Aug. 21, 1929 ~ Jan. 3, 2014 Former Danville Resident Alice "Beth" Bawden passed away on Jan. 3, 2014. She was 84 years old and the loving wife of Horace Bawden for 65 years, having just celebrated their anniversary on Dec. 24th, 2013. Beth was born Aug. 21, 1929 in Hayward, CA. She spent her life raising her children, babysitting for many, and later became the head secretary and bookkeeper of Mauzy School in Alamo, CA. She worked for 17 years at Mauzy School and retired in 1987. They later moved to Vancouver, WA. to be near their daughter. Beth and their grandchildren. She lived there for 8 ½ years in a park-like setting by Salmon Creek. Beth was the mother of five children; James, Janice, Beth, William and Robert. (She was preceded in death by William and Robert); grandmother to five.