Beverly J. Hamilton

Beverly J. Hamilton was Born Oct. 29, 1921, and died peacefully at her home in Antioch Calif. on Dec. 8, 2013.

Beverly, formerly of Cortez, loved her kids and grandkids and relished in beating them at card games such as Uno, skip-bo, Phase ten, Tripoly and poker.

She liked to go camping and loved to watch those around her fish. In her other spare time, she loved reading.

Beverly is survived by her son, Thomas, and his wife Mary Judge; daughter Geraldine Ricter; 18 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; and 15 great-great grandchildren, with two 2 more on the way.

Beverly was preceded in death by husbands Michael Judge and Ish Hamiliton; sons Michael and Patrick Judge; and granddaughter Sandra “Patty” Judge.

Services will be Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013, at 10 a.m. at Joshua Memorial Park in Lancaster, Calif., where Beverly will be laid to rest in the family plot.