In Loving Memory
March 7, 1943 – May 19, 2018
Beverly Anne Marie Medved Landes, age 75, passed away on May 19, 2018 in Daphne, Alabama. Beverly was born March 7, 1943 in Cleveland OH and moved with her family to Elberta, AL when she was 13 years old.
In 1961 she met a dashing young dance instructor named Raymond at a VFW dance. Following a whirlwind romance, they were married later that year. In 1963, they were blessed with the birth of their first son, Claude and followed in 1965 by the birth of their second son, Robert (during Hurricane Betsy!).
In 1965, she and Ray began successful 35-year careers at Scott Paper Co. where Bev worked as the plant vital supply-inventory clerk.
She had a passion for collecting antiques, even spending several years as a part-time dealer with her sister, June. Upon their retirement in 1999, she and Ray enjoyed their shared passions for antique collecting, travelling, and most of all spending time with family.
Preceding her in death were her parents Walter and Ellie Medved, and her beloved husband, Ray.
She is survived by son, Claude with his wife, Terrie and their sons, Christian and Brendan, son, Robert (Bob), sister June Taylor and her husband James, and sister, Arleen Thomas, and many beloved nephews, nieces, their spouses, and numerous great nephews & nieces.
Memorial Service will be held at Ascension Lutheran Church, 8888 County Rd. 64, Daphne, AL, 36526 on Monday May 21, 2018. Visitation will be at 10:00am and the Service will begin at 11:00. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Beverly’s memory may be made to: the Haven Animal Shelter, 559 S. Section St., Fairhope, AL, 36526. Expressions of condolence may be offered at www.hughesfh.com. Arrangements are by Hughes Funeral Home & Crematory, 7951 American Way, Daphne, AL, 36526.