Armand Gerard “Jerry” Beardsley, 67, of Va. Beach passed away on June 2, 2016 after a long battle with lung cancer. He was born in Haverhill, Mass. the son of the late Harvey Beardsley and Florida Wieberdink, as well as having his formative years shaped by his step-father the late, John Wieberdink.
Left to cherish his memory are his wife of 46 years, Dianne; son, Mike & wife Michelle; grandchildren, Corey and Kayla; son, Scott & wife Lisa; granddaughter, Maddy; son, Chris & wife Ami; granddaughter, Rosalie; and his “furkids” cats, Lance and Jordan. Also his brothers, Doug & wife Pat; brother, Jeff; and sister, Pat. He was predeceased by his grandson, Mathias.
Jerry proudly served his country as a Sergeant in the Marine Corps, bravely fighting in the Vietnam war. He was so proud of his 3 sons for serving their country in the Marines and Coast Guard. He spent many years coaching his sons at Azalea Little League, also enjoyed fishing, disc golf and bowling. He loved his Boston Red Sox. Due to his illness, he retired from Gregorys Fleet Supply.
Special thanks go to his nurse, Keri and his aide, Nicole from Compassionate Care Hospice for their kindness and care they gave Jerry during his final days. He will truly be missed by all.
His family will receive friends at Altmeyer Funeral Home, 5792 Greenwich Rd, Va Beach, on Sun. June 5, 2016 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. A memorial service will follow in the funeral home chapel. Online condolences may be given to the family at www.altmeyerfh.com
As per Jerry’s wishes *Please dress casual*
Semper Fi Marine
Date: Sunday, June 5, 2016
Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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