Julianna Lucille Beer
ONTARIO: Julianna Lucille Beer, 95, of Ontario, passed away Friday afternoon, June 13, 2014 at OhioHealth MedCentral Mansfield Hospital. She was born June 8, 1919 in Springfield Township, Ohio to the late Maude (Hunt) and Frank Shutt. She was a graduate of Madison High School, Class of 1937 and enjoyed playing the drums and singing in the choir. Shortly after graduation, she married Richard Beer and they bought a small farm. Later, along with his brother Carl and his wife, Evelyn, they purchased a larger farm at the present location of Meijer. Lucille was proud to call herself a farmer's wife and loved her dachshund dogs.
Lucille was a member of First Church of God where she volunteered in the Joy Circle ladies' group and sang in the choir, continuing her lifelong love of music. She enjoyed listening to music and sewing. Her family was the top priority in her life and she will be remembered for the values and love she shared.
Lucille is survived by four children, Linda (Robert) Eyerly of Ontario, Kathryn (Douglas) Lampert of Seville, OH, Rita (James) Myers of Mansfield and Richard (Elaine) Beer of Greensburg, PA; nine grandchildren, Ronald Eyerly, Doris Will, Charles Eyerly, Eric Lampert, Kirk Lampert, James Myers, Tiffany Stout, Douglas Beer and Zachary Beer; twelve great-grandchildren; three great-great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Richard in 1974; one sister; and five brothers.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, June 19, 2014 at the Ontario Home of Wappner Funeral Directors, 100 S. Lexington-Springmill Rd. The funeral service will be held Friday at 1:00 p.m. in the funeral home with Rev. Jeffery Gray officiating. Burial will follow in Mansfield Cemetery. Memorial contributions in Lucille's memory may be made to First Church of God, 1756 Park Avenue West, Mansfield, OH 44906 or Ontario United Methodist Church, 3540 Park Avenue West, Ontario, OH 44906.
Online guest registry at www.wappner.com