Beatrice "Bea" Wills, 88, formerly of Port Orange, FL died Sunday, December 22, 2013 at Genesis-Lebanon Center. She was born in Hanover, NH and attended schools in both Hanover and Norwich, VT. Bea married Walter "Curly" Wills in May of 1946, they retired and moved to Florida in 1987. She enjoyed cooking and found great pleasure visiting the beach with her husband for a picnic. Beatrice was predeceased by her husband Curly of 53 years. Brother Gerald Benjamin and sisters Esther Lahaye and Gladys Hard. She is survived by her four children and their spouses, a daughter Barbara and her husband Terry Talbert of Enfield Center, NH, a daughter Sandi and her husband Peter Jasmin of White River Junction, VT, and a daughter Donna and her husband Bruce Koenke of Port Orange, FL and a son Bob Wills of Port Orange, Fl, nine grandchildren, fifteen great grandchildren, two great great grandchildren, many nieces, nephews and her very dear and special friend Lucille Demers of White River Junction, VT. There will be no calling hours and a private family gathering will be held at a later date. An online guest book is available to leave a message of condolence by visiting www.rickerfuneralhome.com.
Published in Daytona Beach News-Journal on Dec. 25, 2013