TROY - Beverly A. Upton, 73, of Troy passed into eternal rest Thursday, April 25, 2013, at St. Mary's Hospital in Troy with her loving family by her side.
Beverly was born in Poultney, Vt., and was the daughter of the late James and Beverly Stark Deo Sr. and wife of the late Royal Earl Upton Sr.
She had been employed at Leisure Arms Nursing home for 32 years as an LPN.
Beverly is survived by her children, James Hayden of Troy, Patricia Grasso of Connecticut, R. Earl Upton Jr. of Troy, Kevin Michael Upton of Valley Falls and the late Laurie Ann Upton, who passed away in 2011. She is the sister of Walter Deo of Troy, Barbara Millington of Troy, Richard Deo of Averill Park, Mary Costa of Troy, Donna Deo, Robert Deo and Debra Deo, all of Troy. She is also survived by 11 grandchildren, two great-granddaughters, two great-grandsons and several nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her brothers William Deo and James Deo Jr.
The funeral service for Beverly will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 30, 2013, at The Wm. Leahy Funeral Home, 336 Third St., Troy.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend and may call from 9 to 10 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Beverly's family would like to extend their deepest appreciation to The Community Hospice of Rensselaer County and to the staffs on the third and fifth floors at St. Mary's Hospital for the wonderful care given to their mother.
Published in The Record on Apr. 28, 2013