Mildred Arlene Schetrompf Beddow

Mildred Arlene Schetrompf Beddow


Mildred Arlene Schetrompf Beddow, age 93 of Berkeley Springs, W.Va., died on Tuesday, May 9, 2023 at her home while under the care of Hospice of the Panhandle.

Born August 31, 1929 in Hancock, Md. and raised in Buck Valley, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Blair William and Augusta Theresa Schiever Schetrompf.

She was a Christian. Mildred was a 1947 graduate of Warfordsburg High School. She worked with the Morgan County Schools as a cook and retired after 18 years of service. Mildred enjoyed fishing, gardening, picture taking and loved spending time with her family.

Mildred is survived by her husband of 61 years, Ronald Lee “Harvey” Beddow, at home, her children, Kirk Lee Beddow and his wife Ramona and Stephanie Ann Beddow, all of Berkeley Springs, two sisters, Moynelle Peck and her husband, Calvin of Hancock, Yvonne Perry of Frederick, Md., two granddaughters, Hannah Leigh Beddow and Bethany Dawn Beddow and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one sister, Margaret Jay and one brother, Blair William Schetrompf, Jr.

Funeral services were conducted at 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 13, 2023 at Helsley-Johnson Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 95 Union Street, Berkeley Springs, W.Va., where the family received friends one hour prior to services. Jeff Ward and Dwight Fox officiated. Private burial was in Alpine Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Mildred’s memory may be made to Hospice of the Panhandle, 330 Hospice Lane, Kearneysville, WV 25430.

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