Beryl Quarry

Beryl Quarry

Beryl Quarry of Otsego passed away Friday, July 26, 2013 in Kalamazoo. Beryl was born June 27, 1930 in Midland to Arthur and Frances (Blanchard) Yankle. Beryl graduated from Allegan High School and had worked for Parker Hannifin for 31 years and was a Life Member of the Otsego VFW Post3030 Ladies Auxiliary. In her leisure time she enjoyed painting, knitting, crocheting and making treats during the holidays for her family. She also adopted rescue dogs and in her early days enjoyed motorcycling. She made sure she had birthday cards for each of her children before she died. On October 9, 1948 she married Robert Quarry who preceded her in death in 2011.

Surviving are her children, Maria (Frank) Scarsella of Delton, Roberta (Larry) Karenko of Las Vegas, NV, Steven (Barbara) Quarry of Otsego, David (Diane ) Quarry of Allegan, Terry (Jackie) Quarry of Mansfield, OH, Sharon (Joseph) Case of Martin; a daughter-in-law Jo Quarry of Otsego; 17 grandchildren; 31 great grandchildren; 1 great-great grandchild; many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her son Robert Jr., a grandson Justin and her brother Marlowe Yankle.

Friends may meet with her family from 4 to 5 P.M. Tuesday, July 30, 2013, at the Winkel Funeral Home, Otsego, where a service will be held at 5:00 P.M. with Pastor Don Hendricks officiating. Contributions in memory of Beryl may be made to the American Cancer Society, the Salvation Army or the VFW Post 3030 Ladies Auxiliary.

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  1. Amanda Blanchard Case says:

    Blessed to have known that smile. RIP grandma Quarry…..

  2. David I McMurray says:

    Terry and family, Really sorry for your loss. My heart goes out to you during this time of grief. Dave

  3. Mary Ellen Riggs RT says:

    Dave & Steve, Sorry to hear about you Mother, my Payers are with you at this time.

    Mary Ellen Riggs

  4. Stacey Syers Thames says:

    Maria, sorry for the loss of your mother. My thoughts and prayers to you and your entire family.

  5. Susie & Gary Curtiss says:

    Beryl, wonderful neighbor and friend, we will miss you so much – we loved spending time with you and Sonny on your walks by our house. Our prayers to Beryl’s family, she will always be remembered as such a wonderful woman and friend.

  6. Donna (Rose) Weller says:

    I am so sorry to hear of your loss! Knowing your whole family for so many years, I know the deep grief you are all feeling. She was a very nice lady and will be greatly missed. Take care and God Bless!

  7. Sandy and Dan Fleming says:

    Steve,Barb, Maria and the entire Quarry family. Dan and I want to extend our sincere and deepest sympathy to entire Quarry family. We are so very sorry to hear of the passing of your mother Steve and Maria and we know she is going to be missed dearly by the whole family.Our prayers are with you at this difficult time.

  8. Helen and Chuck Setter says:

    Condolences to Beryl’s family from the Rockwell Retirees. We enjoyed seeing Beryl at our monthly lunch meetings. Our August meetng was today and we truly missed her presence

  9. LeAnn Davis says:

    Maria & Family, I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your mother. I remember her fondly and I know that she will be missed very much by her family and friends. My sincere sympathy to all of you. Take care and may God Bless you.

  10. wendy morton says:

    My deepest sympathy to all of my cousins my aunt beryl was a wonderful woman who will forever be missed. My heart aches over her passing and goes out to all of you kids and their families we all know you guys were her heart. Till we meet again aunt beryl i love you…. wendy

  11. Tammy Maurer says:

    Dear Joe and Sharon, I have been thinking of you guys and sorry to read about your moms passing, Please extend my condolences to the rest of the family. If theres anything you need help with. Please get with me.1-269-492-2877. Love, hugs, and prayers.

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