Highlands Ranch resident Beverly Meador died at Littleton Adventist Hospital on Tuesday, March 24, 2009. She was 79 years old.
Beverly J. Hougas was born September 15, 1929 in Rutland Township, IL. Her parents were Floyd and Freida (Thompson) Hougas. She married James L. “Roy” Meador on June 16, 1951 at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Ottawa, IL.
Beverly was a graduate of Ottawa Township High School in 1947. She worked in the State Attorney’s Office in Ottawa, IL in the law offices of Attorneys Peter Ferraciti and Harland D. Warren. She then worked 37 years as a court reporter for the 13th Judicial Circuit of the State of Illinois.
Upon retirement, Beverly and Roy lived in Estes Park, CO for five years before moving to Highlands Ranch, CO.
Beverly is survived by her husband Roy and their son, Jeff Meador and wife Debbi of Highlands Ranch, CO. She was preceded in death by her parents.
Services were held at Mount Calvary Lutheran Church on Saturday, March 28, 2009. Interment was at Estes Valley Memorial Gardens. Memorial contributions may be made to Mount Calvary Lutheran Church or the ALS Association in Denver in care of Allnutt Funeral Service, 1302 Graves Avenue, Estes Park, CO 80517. See www.allnutt.com to see Beverly’s on-line obituary and send a message to the family.