Pauline Beard, 96, of Pleasanton, Iowa, died Saturday, Nov. 20, 2010, at Liberty Hospital in Liberty, Mo. She and her late husband, Willard Beard, were former Kansas City residents.

Pauline Beard, 96, of Pleasanton, Iowa, died Saturday, Nov. 20, 2010, at Liberty Hospital in Liberty, Mo. She and her late husband, Willard Beard, were former Kansas City residents.

Funeral services are 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 26, 2010, at Bethel Church in Mercer County, Mo. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service, with the family present. Burial will follow in the Bethel Cemetery.

Arrangements are through Slade-O’Donnell Funeral Home of Leon, Iowa.