Beatrice C. Bickley, 79, of Ft. Myers, Fla., since 1985, and formerly of Sandusky, died Thursday morning, Sept. 6, 2007, in Countryview Nursing and Rehabilitation in Sunbury, Ohio.
She was born April 29, 1928, in Sandusky, and was a member of Salem United Methodist Church, Sandusky. She was a life member of the Elks Lodge 1288 in Ft. Myers.
Bea is survived by her son, Danny (Kathy) Bickley of Galena, Ohio; three grandchildren, Todd and Joshua Bickley and Donald Casanova; four great-grandchildren; one brother, Frank Coles of San Antonio, Texas; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Marvin, in April 2007; and her parents, William and Jennie (Stoner) Coles.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Monday in Ransom Funeral Home, 610 S. Washington St., Castalia. The Rev. Philip Gardner will officiate. Entombment will be in Castalia Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice of Central Ohio, 2269 Cherry Valley Road, Newark, OH 43055.
Condolences may be sent to ransomfuneralhomecom.