Beatrice “Bea” Scarr, 87, of Williston, North Dakota, passed away Saturday morning, December 9, 2017 at the Bethel Lutheran Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Williston.
Beatrice Ilene Herland was born to Bert and Inga (Iverson) Herland in Crosby, North Dakota on November 11, 1930. She was raised in Washington State and Alamo, and graduated from Alamo High School in 1948.
On June 9, 1956, Bea was united in marriage to Hilton J. Scarr in Williston. To this union a son, Terry Jerome was born on December 16, 1966. Bea was one time a member of the First Lutheran Church in Williston.
Surviving Bea are her sister, Betty Ann Scarr of Tucson, Arizona and numerous nieces and nephews.
Proceeding Beatrice in death were her parents, Bert and Inga Herland; her husband, Hilton Scarr her son, Terry at the age of six; brothers, Boyd and Dean Herland and one sister, Maxine Holgerson.
Her Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, December 16, 2017 at the Bethel Lutheran Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center Chapel. Rev. Sheldon Sorenson will officiate.
Friends may call at Bethel Lutheran Nursing Home for the hour preceding the service on Saturday.
Interment in Riverview Cemetery will follow the funeral service.