Willard E. Beaver, 78, of Pulaski Twp., passed away Sunday November 14, 2021 at U.P.M.C. Jameson, New Castle.
Born September 30, 1943 in McKee’s Rocks a son of the late Orion and Lucinda (Brock) Beaver. He had worked for 27 years at the former B&W Tubular Steel in Beaver Falls, and then became an owner/operator of his own semi-truck hauling freight until he was 76 years old. Willard enjoyed spending time with his family and had a strong Christian faith in Jesus and his bible.
Survived by his wife of 59 years Eileen M. (Copper) Beaver, one son Michael and his wife Lisa Beaver, three grandchildren Angel Marie Miller, Daniel Beaver and Michael Beaver Jr., three great grandchildren Morgan Litz, Kameron and Aubrey Miller, several nieces, nephews and their families.
In addition to his mother and father he was preceded in death by 3 brothers, 1 sister and a former daughter-in-law Alice F. (Parker) Beaver.
Friends will be received Thursday from 2-4 & 6-8 in the J&J Spratt Funeral Home, 1612 Third Avenue, New Brighton and Friday from 10:00am until time of funeral service at 11:00am with the Rev. Donald W. MacNeil officiating.
Interment will follow in Oak Grove Cemetery, Freedom.
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