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Beulah King

Beulah King

Jan. 11, 1916 - Jan. 2, 2009

WILLMAR -- Beulah King, 92, of Willmar, died Friday at Golden Living Center in Franklin.

The service will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at United Methodist Church in Willmar. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery in Willmar.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at Harvey Anderson Funeral Home in Willmar and one hour prior to the service Wednesday at the church.

She was born Jan. 11, 1916, in Parker, S.D., to Peter and Karoline (Christianson) Thompson. She spent most of her younger years near Atwater and worked in a restaurant in Willmar.

She married Clinton King on Aug. 2, 1941, in Willmar. They lived in Willmar, where she was a homemaker. She has been a resident of Golden Living Center for a number of years.

She was a member of United Methodist Church.

She is survived by her children: Marvin King of Longville, Dennis King (and Jane Fischer) of Willmar, Barbara PanKratz of Casa, Ark., Susan (and Robert) Duscher of Hawick and Craig (and Ruth) King of Willmar; 11 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and sister: Myrtle Ferguson of Maple Grove.

She was preceded in death by her husband on May 17, 1997; daughter: Cheryl; two brothers; and four sisters.