A Broadcasting Legacy Lost
Charles Emery Beardslee, 99
Mr. Charles Emery Beardslee, fondly remembered motoring around Butte in his British built, powder blue Ford Cortina, passed away Saturday evening at Big Sky Senior Living.
He was preceded in death by his son, Martin Beardslee who passed away August 29, 1972, and his brother, Howard Beardslee.
Survivors include his wife, Lael Beardslee; sons, Russell Beardslee and Wayne Beardslee, all of Butte; and grandchildren, Ashlee Beardslee, Eric and Cameron Beardslee, Brian Beardslee, Tony Beardslee and David Beardslee. Also surviving are his great-grandchildren, Maria and Domenic and great-great-grandchild, Donovan. Other survivors include his nephews, Arlee, Barry and Rob Beardslee and their families.
Mr. Beardslee’s remains are in Wayrynen-Richards Funeral Home where funeral services will be conducted Monday morning at 11 o’clock with Pastor Sandy Van Zyl officiating. Cremation will follow.