Beverly Biard

Biard, Beverly

Beverly Biard, 81, Mosinee, died Sunday, December 16, 2012 at Mount View Care Center, Wausau, under the care of Ministry Home Care Hospice.

She was born May 29, 1931 in the town of Frankfort, daughter of the late Andrew and Francis (Gribowski) Schilling.

Beverly attended Wausau High School, leaving to work before graduating. She was very proud to receive her diploma the same year her youngest daughter graduated in 1981.

On March 25, 1950, she married Joseph Biard in Madison. Together, they enjoyed traveling, fishing and camping. He preceded her in death on November 28, 1992.

Survivors include, two daughters, Debra Gorski and Denise (Mark) Bjorklund, both of Mosinee; seven grandchildren, Lee Biard, Tina Gorski, Dustin Gorski, Jeremiah Biard, Jennifer (Ryan) Dennison, Jason Jazdzewski and Sarah Jazdzewski; seven great grandchildren, Jared Gorski, Jasmine and Valerie Biard, Hailley Jazdzewski, Logan, Grant and Abby Dennison; two sisters, Geraldine Weisenberger, Merrill and Carol (Maurice) Normand, Marathon; two brothers, Chester (Paulette) Schilling, Hayward and Robert Schilling, Reno, Nev.; and many nieces and nephews, including her Godson, Kim Weaver.

Besides her parents and husband, Joseph, she was preceded in death by one son, Douglas Biard; and nine siblings, Jane Rodemeier, Rita Weaver, Mae Zastrow and Opal, Ruth Ann, Lanora, Hazel, Stan and Terry Schilling.

Family and friends are invited to gather for a memorial luncheon at 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at St. Paul's Catholic Church, 603 4th Street, Mosinee.

Peterson/Kraemer Funeral Home, 1302 Sixth Street, Wausau is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed at

Published in the Wausau Daily Herald on Dec. 18, 2012