Beverly Chase

September 16, 2015
Portage, MI



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Kalamazoo, MI 49048
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CHASE, Beverly

Of Portage

Beverly Chase, age 81 of Portage passed away on Wednesday September 16, 2015 at Kairos Dwelling in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Beverly was born July 26, 1934 in Kalamazoo to Howard &, Helena (Harback) McGuire. She worked for the Shakespeare Company before moving to Plant City, Florida where she worked for Teletronics until her retirement. Retiring back in Portage, Beverly used her creative talents making jewelry, crocheting and knitting. She also enjoyed astrology and researching her family’s genealogy.

Beverly was preceded in death by her parents and her brother Dale McGuire. She is survived by her sister Judith Kozminske; sister-in-law Sandra McGuire; her nieces Ruthann Maxon, Linda Clarke, Andrea Giambrone, and Sarah Hoffman…also a nephew Adrian Giambrone as well as many great nieces & nephews. There will not be any public services. Please visit Beverly’s memory page at where you can leave a memory for her family and sign her guestbook.

Memorial donations may be made to Kairos Dwelling: 2945 Gull Road, Kalamazoo, MI 49048 Beverly’s family was assisted by Life Story Funeral Homes, Portage; 5975 Lovers Lane (344-5600).