KINGSTON – Jacquin L. Beach, 75, of Kingston, died Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012 at her home surrounded by her loving family.
She was born June 30, 1937 to Jennie F. (Lawson) Kellogg. She married Billie G. Beach on July 9, 1955. They were married for 52 years.
Jackie was a graduate of the Genoa-Kingston High School, Class of 1955. She was born and raised in the Genoa/Kingston area. She enjoyed her Tuesday coffee clutch and monthly luncheons with her classmates. Along with her husband, she loved to travel and vacation. Camping trips with her children and their friends were very memorable. She was a "mother" to all and enjoyed having the young people over to her home.
She was employed at Automatic Electric in Genoa, retiring after 30 years of service. She was a member of the Kingston United Methodist Church and visited the Crosswind Community Church.
Jackie is survived by her 6 children, Billie Beach, Jr. of Mich., Kenton (Pamela) Beach of Rochelle, Nathan Beach of Kingston, Patrick (Brenda) Beach of Burlington, Clint (Andrea) Beach of Mich. and Brandy (Jeff) Miller of Kingston; 10 grandchildren, Joanne Kaylee Beach, Nathan H. Beach, Jr., Dustin Beach, Grace and Emma Jones, Patrick and Bradley Beach, Wyatt Miller, Giorgia and Liam Beach; 2 sisters, Donna (George) Anstedt of Elgin and Charlene Engelson of Genoa; one brothers, Raymond "Joe" (Toni) Kellogg of Seal Beach, CA; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Billie in 2007; her mother, Jennie Kellogg; 2 sisters, Ethel McDowall and Beverly Milroy; and 2 brothers, Ronald "Pete" and Frank "Chick" Kellogg.
Her funeral service will be on Tuesday, Sept. 18 at 11 a.m. at the Kingston United Methodist Church, 115 W. First St., Kingston, with Rev. Jackie Willis officiating. Burial will be at the Kingston Cemetery. Visitation will be on Monday from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Slater-Butala Funeral Home in Genoa and from 10 a.m. until the time of service on Tuesday at the church.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made for Jacquin Beach in care of the Slater-Butala Funeral Home, 132 W. Main, Genoa, IL 60135. For information, go to www.ButalaFuneralHomes.com
or call 815-784-5191.