Frieda Lily (Pauloz) Beveridge, 104, passed peacefully into eternal rest early Friday, June 16, 2017, at Saint Francis Hospital in Hartford.
Frieda was born May 22, 1913, in Berlin, to the late Christopher and Marie (Russenberger) Pauloz. Frieda graduated from Moody’s Secretarial School. She spent many years working at Union Laundry in New Britain and with her family at the Pauloz Family Orchard and Greenhouses. She was a lifelong member of the Church of Christ, Congregational, in Newington. Frieda was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. She loved to bake for her family and her church, where she also spent years teaching Sunday School.
She was predeceased by her late husband, Ralph Beveridge Sr., and her siblings Margaret Charest, Elise Pauloz, Fritz Pauloz, Mary Kogelman, Victor Pauloz, Alfred “Seddy” Pauloz and Gertrude Parker. She is survived by her son Ralph Beveridge Jr. and wife Rose Marie; her daughter Truda Talmadge and husband Wayne; her grandchildren, Garth Ellison, Lindsey Burrell and Laura Beveridge Harvey; and also her great-grandchildren, Reed Burrell, Trent Burrell and Baby Harvey.
There will be a calling hour from 10 to 11 a.m., followed by a service at Rose Hill Funeral Home, 580 Elm St., Rocky Hill, CT 06067, on Tuesday, June 20, 2017. Burial will immediately follow. In lieu of flowers, Frieda’s family requests that donations are made to Church of Christ Congregational in Newington or to Breast Cancer Research Foundation at www.bcrfcure.org .