BEARD, Ethel – passed away peacefully while surrounded by her family at Northland Pointe on Tuesday March 5, 2019 in her 90th year. Predeceased by her husband of 68 years Robert (Bob) in April 2018, her parents Thomas and Thressia (Deterling) King and her brother William (Bill) King. Ethel is survived by her children Linda (Carmen) Romano, Jo-ann (Ivan) Jacques, Bruce (Franka) Beard, Bryan Beard and Cheryl Annett, her 8 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren. The family wish to thank the entire staff of Northland Pointe for all the great care Ethel received while in their care. Arrangements entrusted to the DAVIDSON FUNERAL HOME, 135 Clarence St., Port Colborne. Memorial donations may be made to Northland Pointe.