2014-07-17 / Obituaries

Beverly Welles

July 15, 2014


Beverly Welles Beverly Welles Beverly A. Welles, 67, of Tunkhannock, PA, passed away Tuesday evening, July 15, 2014, at the Commonwealth Hospice of NEPA of the Regional Hospital of Scranton.

She was born on Aug. 29, 1946 in Meshoppen, the daughter of the late Theodore and Ruth Kasson Manning.

Beverly loved dancing and listening to country music, especially by her favorite country artist, Willie Nelson. She enjoyed family gatherings and picnics and being surrounded by her large family and many friends.

Surviving are her children, William Button (Kathy Miller) of Factoryville, Celia and David Sands of Towanda, Carl Button, III (Bobbie Bennett) of Wyalusing, Dorothy and Ronald Cassellbury of Towanda, Shantel Franklin (Joseph Wasilewski) of Nicholson and Donald Welles (Kathleen Thomas) of Laceyville; twentyone grandchildren; four great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. Beverly is preceded in death by her brother, Robert Hall, who passed away on Jan. 19, 2005.

Memorial services will be held at a later date at the convenience of her family.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Wyalusing Valley Volunteer Fire Department, c/o Alice Matson, PO Box 86, Wyalusing, PA 18853.

Arrangements were made through the Sheldon Funeral Home, Main St., Laceyville.

Online condolences may be made at www.sheldonfuneralhomes.com.

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