Doris Marie Lacey Beeton, 90, of Woodstock, passed away Friday, December 30, 2011 at Greenfield of Woodstock. A funeral mass will be held Wednesday, January 4. 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at St John Bosco Roman Catholic Church in Woodstock. Father Steven Alcott will officiate. Burial with military honors by Woodstock American Legion Post #199 will follow in Sunset View Memorial Gardens in Woodstock.
Mrs. Beeton was born July 11, 1921 in Holyoke, MA., daughter of the late William Francis and Theresa Cunningham Lacey. She was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II serving as a WAVE. She was a member of St. John Bosco Roman Catholic Church and a Eucharistic Minister. She was a member of Women’s AGLOW, a volunteer at Fairfax Nursing Home and one of the original members of the 700 Club. She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank Emerson Beeton Jr., two sisters and four brothers.
She is survived by two sons, Frank E. Beeton III and John J. Beeton both of Woodstock; three daughters, Theresa A. Beeton-Clark of Purcellville, Jane B. Faux of Woodstock and Sandra B. Koch of Leesburg; 17 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be her eight grandsons___Frank Beeton IV, Matthew Clark, Jason Koch, Sean-Robert Clark, Joseph Beeton, Austin Clark, James Barela, Lucas Clark
The family will receive friends Tuesday from 6-8 p.m. at the Dellinger Funeral Home In Woodstock. A rosary service will begin at 6:15 p.m..
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. John Bosco Roman Catholic Church, 315 N. Main Street, Woodstock, VA 22664 or Blue Ridge Hospice, 333 W. Cork Street, Winchester, VA 22601.
Doris was a loving mother and grandmother and a devoted Christian, she will be greatly missed by all that knew her.