Obituary for Bill Beard, 92

October 10,1923 To October 13,2015,

2 to 4 PM - Oct. 24, 2015 @ Alexander-White-Mullen Funeral Home 11101 St. Charles Rock Rd., St. Ann, MO 63074

Funeral Services
Memorial Service 4 PM, October 24th, 2015 at Alexander-White-Mullen F.H. in St. Ann, MO

To be announced.


BEARD, William L., 92, the son of the late William Joseph and Sara Jane (nee Tatten) Beard, passed away in Columbia, MO on Tuesday, October 13, 2015. In 1947, he married Pat Mullin who preceded him in death. He is survived by two daughters, Peggy Beard and Jean Carol (Ron) Puricelli of St. Louis, MO; one grandson, Michael (Elli) Puricelli; one great granddaughter, Rita Kathleen Puricelli; one great grandson, Aurelio Puricelli-all of St. Louis, MO; and a long time friend and companion, Father Jerry Stockman of Glasgow, MO. Bill retired from The Reliable Life Insurance Company after 43 years of service. He was a veteran of both World War II and Korea. SERVICES: Please join the family refreshments and sharing starting at 2:00p.m. on Saturday, October 24, 2015. A Memorial Service will follow at 4:00p.m. at ALEXANDER-WHITE-MULLEN Funeral Home 11101 St. Charles Rock Rd., St. Ann, MO 63074. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at a later date. Condolences may be offered through