Beverly S. Stewart passed away Friday, July 19, 2013 at Big Sky Care Center at the age of 80. She was born in Chinook, Montana on October 3, 1932, the ninth child of 13 children born to Alfred and Ruth Gessford.
Bev was a waitress for many years and her last employer was Jorgenson’s Restaurant. She loved playing games on her computer and going to bingo with her sisters.
Bev is survived by her children, Kenneth (Roni) Jean of East Helena, Sharon (Larry) Miller, of Chinook, Montana, Cindy (Robert) Perry of Helena, and Kim Konegsfelt , of Great Falls, Montana; her three sisters, Joan (Robert) Wirth of Wolf Creek, Rae (Fritz) Smith, and Darlene (Zane) Ross, of Helena; eight grandchildren, and seven great grandchildren.
Bev was preceded in death by her parents, son David Stewart, five sisters, and four brothers.
A memorial service celebrating Bev’s life is scheduled at 1:30 on Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at Sunset Memorial Gardens Cemetery with a reception to follow the memorial service at the Eagle’s Manor, 715 N. Fee St. Helena, MT.