Clare L. Beadles - 66
5/12/1952 - 12/13/2018
Clare L. Beadles age 66 of Macomb, passed away Thursday, December 13, 2018, at Heartland Health Care in Macomb. She was born May 12, 1952 in Macomb, to James and Naomi Ziener Chatterton. She was united in marriage to Joseph P. Carpinella in Macomb, on January 18, 1969, he preceded her in death. She was also united in marriage to James Beadles in Macomb on May 25, 1990, he preceded her in death on April 20, 2017.
Surviving to mourn her passing are 2 sons; Tony Carpinella, Minnesota, Jim Carpinella Tuttle, Virginia, 1 step son: Russ Beadles, Oklahoma, 13 Grandchildren, 2 Great Grandchildren, 1 brother: David Chatterton, Champaign, Illinois, 4 sisters: Jeri Scott (Randy Powell), Macomb, Julie Murphy, Macomb, Pat Pettenger, Sterling, Illinois and Ann (John) Whalon, Macomb.
Claire was preceded in death by her parents and both husbands.
Claire was a graduate from Western Illinois University Summa Cum Laude when she was 50 years old. She had worked at Beu Health Care Center at W.I.U. for 30 years, along with working at many local nursing homes. She was a member of the Trinity Lutheran Church in Macomb where she was very active in many groups. Through her church she ministered to many people in the local nursing homes. She was a member of the Macomb Gold Wing Motorcycle Club. From Clare’s early years she would not let any illness or disability stand in her way of caring for her family and friends.
Cremation rites have been accorded. Celebration of Life service will be 11:00 A.M. Monday, December 17, 2018, at the Macomb Trinity Lutheran Church, with Rev. Youngshim Pitcher. A luncheon will follow the services at the church. Clare and James will be interred in the Quincy Veterans Cemetery at a later date. Memorials are to McDonough District Hospital Hospice or Macomb Trinity Lutheran Church. Jones Mortuary in Colchester is handling arrangements for the family. To leave condolences to the family visit online at jonesmortuaryfh.com.
Gathering of Friends
Luncheon to follow the services at the Church
Celebration of Life:
11:00 A.M. Monday at the Macomb Trinity Lutheran Church