Beverly J. Gartland, age 92, of Gladstone, passed away Saturday afternoon, October 6, 2018, at St. Francis Hospital, surrounded by her loving family.
She was born September 18, 1926 to Lawrence and Pandora (Burton) Bunno and was raised in Brampton. Bev married William Gartland an together the couple raised their family in the Gladstone area. She was a devoted wife and mother with a great sense of humor.
Bev loved shopping with her daughters and listening to her husband and sons telling their hunting and fishing stories. She also loved watching game shows, visiting her second family at 4J’s restaurant and reading cookbooks. Although she often tried new recipes, she was an old-fashioned cook who had no recipe for many of her family’s favorite foods. Everything was always “some of this and a little bit of that”. Somehow her meals always tasted fantastic.
Survivors include her children, Sharon Russell, Steve (Kim) Gartland, Linda Russell, Bill (Kathy) Gartland Jr., Tim (Tracie) Gartland, Doug (Dianne) Gartland and Randy (Patti) Gartland.
She is also survived by many grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren. Additionally, she is survived by her brother in law, Ken (Pat) Gartland, sisters in law, Darlene (Ralph) McGeary, Bev (Edward) Bunno, Eileen Erickson and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Bev was preceded in death by her parents, Lawrence and Pandora, her husband William, siblings Jack, Jacquelyn, Floyd, Edward and Dorothy. She was also preceded in death by two infant children.
Graveside services for Beverly J. Gartland will be held on Saturday, October 13, 2018, at 1:00PM, at the Fernwood Cemetery in Gladstone, with Rev. Fr. Jamie Ziminski officiating. The Skradski Family Funeral Homes of Delta County are assisting with arrangements.