Beverly W. Daniels, 70, of Mt. Penn, passed away Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, at 4:28 p.m. in her home.
She was the wife of Sherwood E. Daniels. Born in Wellsboro, she was the daughter of the late William Mack Wetmore and Esther (Bailey) Wetmore.
She was a graduate of Wellsboro High School and received a Bachelors degree in Education from Kutztown University and a Masters degree in Math Education from Kutztown University. She was a member of Holy Cross United Methodist Church in Reading and was co-owner, along with her husband, of Bevwood Carpets in Mt. Penn for 36 years and was a former teacher in the Reading School District. Bev was an active member of her community, was a long time member of the Antietam School Board and the Berks County Intermediate Unit Board. She was an active volunteer for the Berks County Democratic Party in addition to her significant work on political campaigns. Bev was also a regular poll worker in Mt. Penn and a member of Beta Sigma Phi Sorority for more than 45 years.
In addition to her husband she is survived by her daughters, Stephanie E. Daniels of Brooklyn, N.Y., Rebecca L. Slaymaker wife of Matthew H. Slaymaker of Clinton, Iowa, along with her sister, Susan W. Henry wife of Darrell Henry of Wellsboro.
Memorial Service will be held in Holy Cross United Methodist Church, 331 North 5th Street, Reading, Saturday, Aug. 23, at noon with the Rev. John Phillip Gudikunst officiating. Interment will be held privately by the family. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Mt. Penn Elementary School 2310 Cumberland Ave. Mt. Penn, PA 19606 in memory of Mrs. Beverly W. Daniels. Bean Funeral Homes & Crematory, 6 Fairlane Road, Exeter Township is in charge of arrangements and online condolences may be made at www.beanfuneralhomes.com.
Bean Funeral Homes & Crematory Inc
6 Fairlane Rd Reading, PA 19606
Published in The Wellsboro Gazette from Aug. 22 to Sept. 1, 2014