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November 27, 2008

(12/28/1933 - 11/19/2008)

Joan Beaver, 74, of Bloomfield, Iowa died November 19, 2008 at her home. She was born December 28, 1933 in Memphis, Missouri to Glen and Flossie Boyd McGee. She married Murel E. Beaver May 27, 1951 in Memphis. He preceded her in death August 22, 2006. She was a nurse at the Davis County Hospital in Bloomfield for several years. She was a member of the Bloomfield Christian Church.

She is survived by two sons, Kelly Beaver of Bloomington, Illinois, Kevin Beaver of Hobart, Oklahoma; and three grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; a son, Keith Beaver; and a sister.

Funeral services were held Monday, November 24, 2008 at the Wagler Funeral Home in Bloomfield, Iowa with Pastor James Wakelin officiating. Burial was in the IOOF Cemetery in Bloomfield, Iowa.

A memorial has been established to the Davis County Hospital Auxiliary. Online condolences may be directed to

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