Beougher, Mildred L. (Scoles), Merrill, Michigan

Barbara P. Frost

Passed away early Sunday, January 24, 2010, at the Mid-Michigan Medical Center in Midland. Age 94 years. Mildred Leticia Scoles was born February 17, 1915 in Berne, Adams County, Indiana, moving to Hemlock, Michigan, with her family when she was a young child. She married Archie F. Beougher on August 28, 1937, and together they engaged in farming. He predeceased her October 2, 1998. Surviving are three sons and daughters-in-law, John and Carla Beougher, Robert and Mary Beougher, and Ken and Marla Beougher, all of Merrill; eight grandchildren, Amy, Lori, Carrie, Scott, Mark, Susan, Jeff and Blair; several great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. Besides her husband, she was predeceased by her parents, Chester A. and Nina (Fogle) Scoles, an infant son, Raymond, one sister, Dorothy Stevens, and one brother, Melvin Scoles. Funeral service will take place at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, January 27, 2010, at the W. L. Case & Company Funeral Chapel, 125 E. Saginaw St., Merrill, where her family will receive friends from 2:00 – 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday. Chaplain Karl Shimada will officiate with burial in the Midland Cemetery. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider Mid-Michigan Hospice.