Beverly Georgann Bernadette D'Apolito

Beverly Georgann Bernadette D'Apolito, died May 3 at the home of Connie and Bob Deeds. The Deeds and their children, Laura Brooks; Rob Deeds and his wife Rachael have spent the last several months caring for Bev.
Bev attended Holy Trinity Elementary School in Norfolk, Norfolk Catholic High School and Georgetown University. She was born to George and Virginia Rohanna in 1946. She met and married John D'Apolito, the love of her life. Bev was a restaurant entrepeneur in Hampton Roads area.
She was predeceased by her parents, her husband, John, and an older sister, Jasmine Taylor. She is survived by her son, Patrick (Karen); daughters Tiffany (Joey) and Michele (Ted); five other sisters: Agnes Tharrington, Connie Deeds (Bob), both of Williamsburg, Cyndy McDonald (Joe), Denise Brower, both of Virginia Beach, and Melinda Rohanna (Peter) of Norfolk; and her best and loyal friend, Clowie McLaughlin of Kansas; and her grandchildren and many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and cherished friends.
We wish to thank Hearland Hospice of Newport News for its 24-hour care; Father Tom of St. Olaf's Catholic Church, and everyone that gave their love, compassion and support through this difficult time.

Published in Virginia Gazette from May 15 to June 14, 2013