DEERFIELD, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Audrey June (Bradt) Beal, 84, passed away Wednesday, June 15.

Audrey was born on November 11, 1937 – Armistice Day – to Amy (Shewell) and Irwin Bradt in Beloit, Ohio. 

She married Ernest (Darrell) Beal on October 9, 1955. They spent 51 years together until Darrell’s death in 2007.

Together, they spent their entire lives in Deerfield, Ohio.  There they raised two children, Alan Darrell and Susan Debra (Mike) Stroup. They enjoyed their grandchildren, Tara, Krysten and Michael and then later, great-grandchildren, Colton, Sigrid and Astrid.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and siblings Mildred, Harold, Arthur, Anna and Lillian, and all of their spouses; also, an infant sister, Grace. She was also preceded by several nieces and nephews.

She is survived by her children and grandchildren, many nieces and nephews and her best dog ever, Happy.

She would want you to know she loved her family, her friends and Jesus. She would invite you to know Him, too.

This world was not her home, she was only passing through. 

Donations can be made to the Beloit Friends Church Christian Love Fund or to Operation Christmas Child through Samaritan’s Purse.

Visitation will take place Saturday, June 18, 2022, at Beloit Friends Church from 9:00 – 11:00 a.m. A funeral service will follow at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Mark Reich officiating. Burial will take place at Deerfield Cemetery.

Friends and family may share their online condolences at Arrangements are entrusted to Dean’s Funeral Home Sebring, Ohio.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Audrey June (Bradt) Beal, please visit our floral store.

A television tribute will air Thursday, June 16 at the following approximate times: 6:43 a.m. on WYTV, 9:32 a.m. on WKBN, 10:58 a.m. on FOX and 8:12 p.m. on MyYTV.