Eleanor J. Beavers, 85

January 29, 2011

OCT. 3, 1925-JAN. 27, 2011

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. Eleanor Jean Beavers, 85, of Martinsburg, died Thursday, Jan. 27, 2011, at City Hospital, Martinsburg.

Born Oct. 3, 1925, in Fairhaven, Mass., she was the daughter of the late Frank and Ethel Noble Cuddy.

The Cuddy family was from hardy stock as they worked the Atlantic Coast fishing industry.

She was a member of the Moose, Hagerstown Eagles Club, Hagerstown VFW and Hagerstown American Legion.

She and her husband were entrepreneurs, owning family-style restaurants in the Maryland and Pennsylvania areas.

She is survived by one son, Leonard Beavers of Fairplay, Md.; two daughters, Carol Nash and husband, Howard, of Martinsburg and Elizabeth Wright of Dayton, Ohio; and two grandchildren, Tiffany Taylor of Cairo, Egypt, and Dennis Wright and wife, Marcy, of Dayton.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Leonard Beavers; and one son, Larry Beavers.

She was the last of her immediate family, preceded in death by seven siblings.

At her request, she will be cremated and a memorial service will be held at a later date.

Arrangements are by Brown Funeral Home, Martinsburg.

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