Ethel Bertha Beard (Kolling)
|Also Known As:||"Blackie"|
|Birthplace:||Chokio, MN, USA|
|Death:||Died in Walla Walla, WA, USA|
|Cause of death:||Blood Clots, Heart Failure, Multiple Heart Attacks|
|Place of Burial:||Portland, OR, USA|
Wife of Bernard Beard
|Managed by:||Private User|
About Ethel Bertha Beard
Ethel was the third of eight siblings. Grew up rather poor. After finishing high school in MN she traveled by herself by train to Portland Oregon to attend nursing school, she then was diagnosed with disabling ingrown toenails and had to leave nursing school. She then did some modeling and was working.
Brother was married for 3 months before he wen't overseas (Lee) was a gunner in WWII he married a gal who was wealthy (of society). After his death she never remarried. Wife lived and died in Mineapolis Minnososta.