Beatrice Anderson-Stephey, age 98, of Johnsburg, died Tuesday, September 6, 2011 at Valley Hi Nursing Home in Woodstock.
She was born July 21, 1913 in Saginaw, Michigan to William and Margaret (Bowen) Champlin.
A homemaker the majority of her life, Beatrice worked for Guardian Electric in Woodstock for 15 years. She had resided in Mercer, Wisconsin for over 22 years, returning to Johnsburg in 2003 to live with her son. While in Mercer she was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Mercer.
Survivors include a son, Lowell Anderson of Johnsburg; three grandchildren, Scott (Julie) Anderson of McHenry, Dawn Anderson of McHenry, Michelle (Rick) Leber of Fox Lake; six grandchildren, Lauren, Megan, Brian, DeeAnne, Lauren, Kurt; a great great grandchild, Branden; and a brother, Franklin Champlin of Ft. Apache, CO.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, Alvin Anderson; second husband, Louis Stephey; a son, Roland; a daughter-in-law, Donna Anderson on Aug. 8, 2005; her parents; and a brother, William Champlin.
Visitation will be from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. Friday, September 9, 2011, at Justen Funeral Home & Crematory, 3700 W. Charles J. Miller Road, McHenry.
Visitation will continue on Saturday, September 10 from 9 a.m. until the 9:30 a.m. funeral service at the funeral home.
Interment will be in Oakland Cemetery, Woodstock.
For those wishing to send an expression of condolence, the family suggests memorial to Valley Hi Nursing Home, 2406 Hartland Road, Woodstock, IL 60098-9763
For information, please call the funeral home at 815-385-2400. Friends may send an on-line condolence to the family at www.justenfh.com.