Rhea Louise Beshures
(November 10, 1942 – November 29, 2014)
OSWEGO, NY – Rhea Nearbin Beshures, 72, of Oswego, passed away Saturday November 29, 2014, at Oswego Hospital.
Born in Oswego, she was the daughter of the late Foster and Rachel (Naracon) Nearbin.
She was a former owner and operator of Dial-For-Wings Pizza Shop in Fulton.
She was a supporter and fundraiser for St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital for many years.
She enjoyed her crafts.
Rhea was a generous person who gave to others.
Surviving are three sons, Eric Beshures (Jen Losurdo), Adam Beshures and Kirk Beshures all of Oswego; a daughter, Renee Beshures (David Schwartz) of Boulder, Colo.; a step-daughter, Kim (Sean) Sewill of Denver; a brother, Richard (Ina) Nearbin of Fort Plains, NY; three sisters, Rose Ingersoll of Fulton, a twin sister, Ruth Legates and Cherie (Lyle) Burridge both of Oswego; 11 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her husband, Merton “Butch” Beshures; two brothers, Robert and Kenneth Nearbin; and a sister, Cathie Garrison.
Services will be held privately.
Burial will be in Fairdale Cemetery.
Donations can be made in Rhea’s honor to the St. Jude’s Childrens Hospital, PO Box 1000 Dept. 142, Memphis, Tenn 38101-9908.