Olive R. Beard, 95, Martinsburg, died early Saturday morning at The Village at Morrisons Cove.
She was born in Carson Valley, daughter of the late Levi and Alice (Burkhart) Hoover. She married Frank P. Beard, who died in 1983. Surviving are seven children: Kay Fochler, Shirley Javit, Nancy Meckley, Francis Gene, Bob, Bernie and Leon. She was preceded in death by two children: Don and Sharon. Friends will be received from 10 until the 11 a.m. funeral service Tuesday, April 22, 2014, at Carson Valley Church of the Brethren. Arrangements are by Sorge Funeral Home Inc., Hollidaysburg.