Shirley M. Beatty, 86, of Waterville passed away February 15, 2014. Shirley was The Toledo Blade distributor in Waterville for 32 years. She was the widow of Walter R. Beatty.
She is survived by her children, Michael Beatty of Toledo, OH, Ann Sherburne of Waterville, OH, Timothy (Anna) Beatty of Richland Center, WI, Debra (Ken) Hoste of Sugar Hill, GA and Eric (Katherine) Beatty of Redmond, WA. Two sisters survive her, Katherine Domney of Davis, CA and Phyllis (Donald) Nidek of University Place, WA. She is also survived by 11 grandchildren, 2 great-granddaughters and one great-grandchild due in May. She was preceded in death by her parents, brother, and grandson, Tyler Venable.
Private services for her interment at Wakeman Cemetery, Waterville. A memorial service at Zion Lutheran Church, Waterville, will be held on Saturday, March 29, 2014, at 11:00 a.m. with a luncheon immediately after the service. Those wishing to make a memorial contribution in her honor are asked to consider Zion Lutheran Church or the Toledo Animal Shelter, 640 Wyman Road, Toledo, OH. Arrangements by Peinert-Dunn Funeral Home, Waterville, OH. To leave an online memory visit
Published in Toledo Blade on Feb. 26, 2014