A Tribute to Betty White
A tribute to the incredible life of Betty White, America's 'First Lady of Television'.
19/5/1927 - 19/11/2021
Passed away peacefully at Yamba, NSW.
Son of Albert & Eileen Beardsell & brother of Olga (all dec).
Devoted husband of Leila, father of Ross & Jan, Grandpa of 4 & Great grandpa of 4.
Ken grew up in Lara later going to the Junior Tech & The Gordon Tech to study as a draughtsman and Mechanical Engineer . He worked on the plans at the Shell refinery before moving to Ford where he worked for 35 years in Geelong, Broadmeadows, Singapore & Brisbane. He was instrumental in the establishment of the Ford Proving Ground at the You Yangs. He & Leila retired to Yamba on the NSW coast
Lifelong friend of Selwyn (dec) & June Spalding.
Sincere condolences to Leila & family
Jean and Geoff Rees
Gone Beyond The Sunset
Jan Rabbidge would appreciate contact from anyone who knew Ken.
Publication: Geelong Advertiser