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Juanita Sue Beedle


Friday, March 11, 2016 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Waters Funeral Chapel in Vandalia.


Friday, March 11, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. at Waters Funeral Chapel.
: Bro. Ken Martin.
Interment: Vandalia Cemetery.
Pallbearers: Brock Whetstine, Jock Bryson, Bill Whetstine, Everett Whetstine, Nick Winkelmann and Chris Zalucky.

Juanita Sue (Tredway) Beedle passed away at 2:17 a.m. on Tuesday, March 8, 2016 at SSM-Audrain Hospital in Mexico, Missouri. She lived most of her life in the Vandalia area and was a member of the First Baptist Church. Sue worked over 25 years as a buck press operator for the Bobbie Brooks Garment factory in Vandalia. After Bobbie Brooks closed, she continued working for several years at the garment factory in Eolia. Sue was a life member of the Vandalia VFW Post 2173 Ladies Auxiliary. She also enjoyed gardening, flowers, camping and fishing with Don and the kids in years past.

Born: February 9, 1927 in rural Curryville, Missouri the daughter of James Cleveland and Willie Simpson (Burns) Tredway.

Married: Donald Irvin Beedle in Vandalia, Missouri on August 9, 1947; he preceded her in death on December 27, 2007.

Survivors include: one son, Rickey L. Beedle of Vandalia; one daughter, Peggy L. Beedle of Vandalia; one brother, Dayle Wayne Tredway of Louisiana; son-in-law, Randy Whetstine of Farber; also survived by four grandchildren: Bill Whetstine of Mexico, Missouri; Everett and wife, Stacie Whetstine of Perry; Angelia and husband, Eric Smith of Mexico; Danielle and husband, Jock Bryson of Wellsville; 10 great-grandchildren: Brandon Whetstine, Brock Whetstine, Breanna Winkelmann, Erica Smith, Alycea Whetstine, Jeff Fischer, Breanna Fischer, Brandon Fischer, Gage Nichols and Ryelan Bryson; two great-great-grandchildren: Brantlee Zalucky and Aubriella Winkelmann; also numerous nieces and nephews.

Preceded in death by: parents; husband, Don; one daughter, Shirley Whetstine; six brothers, James Briggs Tredway, William Kenneth Tredway; Raymond Cleve Tredway; Verle Donavan Tredway; Mac Irvine Tredway; Richard Rudolph Tredway; three sisters: Dorothy Bland Colbert, Velma Fern Mackey and Pauletta Lucille Mercer.

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