Beverly Viola Hustad Bozanich was born August 1, 1923 in Minot Ward County, North Dakota to Knute Hustad and Beda (Houge) Hustad. Beverly passed away May 20, 2014. She graduated from Minot High School June of 1941. On August 9, 1941 she was united in marriage to Anthony J. Bozanich in Anacortes, Washington at St. Mary's Catholic Church with Father Gustave Treunet officiating. She was active in PTA all through her children's school year, beginning as a room mother and served two terms as President of AHS PTA. She was a Cub Scout Den Mother and helped with the Girls Scouts as well. For ten years she and Anthony were Seattle Times Dealers for Anacortes. She ran the route and was a "first boss" for many young Anacortes boys. She was active in St. Mary's Catholic Church until she moved to Tucson, AZ in 2004. Her involvement included being a Eucharistic minister, serving on the funeral luncheon and rummage sale committees, and serving as President of Holy Family Guild. In 2004, she moved to Tucson, AZ to be near her daughter Jackie White and son-in-law John White. There she continued to be active at Most Holy Trinity Parish and traveling with Jackie and John. She was able to visit both homelands of her Swedish and Norwegian parents and cruised through the Panama Canal twice. She was preceded in death by her husband, Anthony "Tony"; son, Dr. Peter K. Bozanich; parents, brother, Kermit Hustad and sister, Beatrice Hustad. She is survived by daughter and son-in-law, Dr. Jacqueline and John White of Tucson, AZ; son and daughter-in-law, Frank and Janice Bozanich of Reno, NV and daughter-in-law, Sharlene Bozanich of Spokane, WA. Seven grandchildren survive her: Leona Bozanich, Reno, NV; John A. (Janice) White of Costa Mesa, CA; Michael (Janelle) Brookman of Briar, WA; Kenneth (Michelle) White of Phoenix, AZ; Jason Bazanich of Seattle, WA; Jon Bozanich and Pat Flynn of Reno, NV; Sara (Gordon) Bell of Portland, OR and ten great- grandchildren, Cody Bozanich, Reno, NV; Cameron Lewis Costa Mesa, CA; Kayla McKenna and Broderick Bell, Portland, OR; Timothy and Abigail White, Phoenix, AZ; Megan and Christian Bozanich-Flynn, Reno, NV; Elizabeth Brookman, Briar, WA; Heather Reger, Costa Mesa, CA and Carrie-Anne Clark, Yorba Linda, CA. Four great-great- grandchildren, Alexis Reger, Gabe Vera, Connor and Nolan Clark. She was buried next to her husband at Grandview Cemetery in Anacortes, WA. A Memorial Mass will be held at Most Holy Trinity Parish on Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. Reception with light refreshments following. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Dr. Peter K. Bozanich Scholarship Fund c/o Eastern Washington University Foundation, 102 Hargreaves Hall, Cheney, WA 99004 or
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Published in the Arizona Daily Star on July 6, 2014