Beard, Jean Kathleen Cogan

January 05, 2004

On January 2, 2004, JEAN KATHLEEN COGAN BEARD, 86, of West Mooreland County, PA; beloved wife of the late Norman Beard; devoted mother of Norma Jean Little, of Deleware City, DE, Dorothy Ellen Jarrell, of Bear, DE, Judith Lynn Sherman, of Newark, DE and Richard Norman Beard, of Middletown, DE; adored sister of Rawlan D. Cogan, of Latroobe, PA, Robert H. Cogan, of Meterdale, PA, Kenneth H. Cogan, of Albuquerque, NM and Selma C. McCann, of Florida. Also survived by twelve grandchildren and thirteen great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her daughter Jacqueline Lynn Beard and her two brothers, John and James Cogan. Mrs. Beard was a member of the Kingswood United Methodist Church, Brookside, DE, where she was a member of the Martha Circle, sang in the church choir, was a Sunday School Teacher, as well as the founder of the food closet. She was also a liaison for the Hope Dining Room, and a member of the Newark Senior Center. She enjoyed sewing, reading and bible study. Viewing, Tuesday, January 6, 2004, after 1 P.M. at Gee Funeral Home, 259 E. Main Street, Elkton, MD. Funeral Services will be held, 2 P.M. at the funeral home. Interment Gilpin Manor Memorial Park, Elkton, MD. Memorial contributions may be made to Kingswood United Methodist Church c/o Gee Funeral Home.

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