Beverly Prechter |

Beverly Prechter

A Mass of Christian burial for Beverly Prechter of Cedar Ridge will be recited at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Canice Catholic Church in Nevada City.

Mrs. Prechter died Thursday, July 25, at Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital. She was 54.

She was born Jan. 12, 1948, in Kansas City, Mo., to Bill Maddux and Doris Carter. She graduated from Harry S. Truman High School in Independence, Mo., and Sierra College. She married Edward Prechter Aug. 24, 1968, in Kansas City, Mo.

She worked as a dental receptionist and owned a gift shop in Lake Wildwood Business Center. She was active in the PTA, Girl Scouts, soccer and Little League. She enjoyed gardening, outdoor activities, and breeding and schooling Morgan horses.

She is survived by her husband, Edward Prechter of Cedar Ridge; daughters Kira Prechter of Livermore and Amy Prechter of Grass Valley; son and daughter-in-law, Mark and Michelle Prechter of Grass Valley; parents, Bill and Doris Maddux; grandmother Ruby Carter of Urbana, Mo.; sister, Carol Martini of Auburn; brother, Gary Maddux of Grass Valley; and granddaughter, Madelline Prechter of Grass Valley. She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Maddux and Robert and Eunice Carter; and cousin Stephanie Manasero.

Memorial contributions may be made to ALS Association, 2717 Cottage Way, No. 15, Sacramento, CA 95825, or the donor’s favorite charity.

Arrangements under the direction of Chapel of the Angels.

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