Obituary for Beverly June Bigler (Troxell)
Beverly June Troxell Bigler, 91, of Clearfield, died July 18, 2017 at Adams Place in Murfreesboro, TN.
She was born October 19, 1925, in Clearfield, a daughter of Glasgow Baird Troxell and Hazel (Spackman) Troxell.
Mrs. Bigler was a 1943 graduate of Clearfield Area High School and attended Temple University Hospital School of Nursing.
She was a member of The Presbyterian Church, Clearfield, where she served as Auditor, Deacon, Elder, and was an active member of the Ruth Circle. She was also a member of the Susquehanna Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution as an Historian, and two terms as Regent. She was a former board member of the Seven Mountain Medical Service Association, the Clearfield County Extension Service, the Clearfield Hospital Authority, the Clearfield Hospital Volunteer (Chaplain Assistant). Mrs. Bigler was also a former member of the Bradford Grange, the Clearfield Area Council of Republican Women serving as secretary, member of the Clearfield County Republican Committee, former Precinct Chairman of Lawrence/Hyde and the first Treasurer of the Bilger’s Rock Association.
Mrs. Bigler was the co-owner of Bigler Supply Company, and previously employed by Bell Telephone, Shugarts Shoes, Dr. George Brett and PennDOT.
She is survived by a sister, Mrs. Sara Gulich of Vienna, VA, and two sons, Michael G. Morris and his wife Cathy of Atlanta, GA, and Stephen T. Morris and his wife Reba of Murfreesboro, TN; three stepchildren, Harry Fred Bigler IV of New York City, NY, Virginia Bigler of Chicago, IL, Lynne Germer and her husband, Richard of Mount Joy, PA; four grandchildren, Britt Dickson and her husband Michael of Linden, MI, Stephanie Parnell of Murfreesboro, TN, Jason R. Morris, of Murfreesboro, TN, and Lisa Morris of Antioch, TN; four stepgrandchildren, Chris Lodge of Atlanta, GA, Eric and Jeremy Germer of Marietta, PA, and Richard Germer, of Denver, PA; nine great grandchildren along with several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Harry Fred Bigler, III; her sister, Ms. Ruth Troxell; and a brother-in-law, Richard Gulich.
A memorial service will be held at The Presbyterian Church, Clearfield, on Saturday, October 7, 2017 at 11:00 am with the Dr. Jimmy Hopper and Mr. Richard B. Barkley officiating. Interment will be in the Hillcrest Cemetery, Clearfield.
In lieu flowers, the family suggests that memorial contributions be made to The Presbyterian Church, 119 North Second Street, Clearfield, PA 16830.
The Kevin A. Beardsley Funeral Home, Clearfield is in charge of arrangements.
To sign the online guestbook, please visit www.beardsleyfuneralhome.com