Beverly Ballard Schermerhorn, 79, of Mesa, died Oct. 1, 2006. Born July 19, 1927 in Davenport, Iowa, she moved to Arizona in 1962 from East St. Louis, Ill. She and her husband were summer residents of the area.
Mrs. Schermerhorn is survived by her husband, Harold "Hank" Schermerhorn; her daughter and son-in-law, Brenda and Jack Rottman of Pagosa Springs, Colo.; sisters, Dorothy Adams of Florida and Janet "Cookie" Carver of Missouri; brothers, Jim Hammerly of Mesa and Billy Hammerly of Missouri; and two grandsons, Ryan and Derryck Rottman.
Friends and family are invited to a visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 4 at Messinger Mortuary, 7601 E. Indian School Road, Scottsdale. Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 5 at Mesa City Cemetery, 1310 N. Center St., Mesa.
Donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 1028 E. McDowell Road, Phoenix, AZ 85006.