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Mrs. Beatrice K.  Gave
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“I loved Bea the second I met her. She was hilarious and always able to put a smile on anyone's face. You knew how much she loved her kids and...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Nelly Brower - Grand Rapids, MI

“I always remembered her coming into the store to get instant lottery tickets. Always smiling and full of p*ss and vinegar. She will be missed dearly....Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: Andy & Kimberly Eversole - MI

“It has been a few years since I have see Bea but remember her from all the family reunions. May she rest in peace, God Bless and be with her family ”
3 of 7 | Posted by: Vicki Robinson - Weidman, MI

“So very many memories... Some of my favorites are picking strawberries and dipping them in powdered sugar,laying on a blanket under the apple tree,...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Sherin Weicht - Lansing, MI

“I will always have the memories of drive in movies, Mcdonalds,camping, bird watching and dolphins in the ocean on our boat. I can always have those....Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Judy Godfrey - Rockford, MI

“I knew Bea and her family from church many years ago when we were growing up. So sorry to hear about her passing. Saw her in later years at the ...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Gayle(Woodworth)Wernette - MI

“Sending our Thoughts and strength to your family's loss of a beautiful Lady. Mother, Grandmother and Friend to many. Love You Georgia, Judy and...Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: Philllip and Christine Henney - MI

Beatrice K. (Warner) (Comstock) Gave age 90 of Rockford, passed away on Tuesday, October 15, 2013. Beatrice was a member of Rockford Methodist Church, she enjoyed time with the Out to Lunch Bunch, traveling with the Good Sams and bowling for many years; but her greatest joy was time with her family.

She is survived by her daughters, Judy (Peter) Godfrey and Georgia Smith. She is also survived by her grandchildren, Sherin Weicht, Erric (Diana) Smith, Lynn (Royce) Tuck, Deanna (Bart) Verbanic, Patrick (Patricia) Godfrey and Stephanie Smith; 10 great grandchildren and her sister, Doreen Pell. Beatrice was preceded by her parents; her husband, Edward W. Gave; a grandson, Erin and her great grandson, Justin. Beatrice was a lady to the end.

In keeping with her wishes, cremation will take place and the family will hold private services. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association or a charity of your choice. To share a memory or photo and to sign the family's online guest book, please visit