Beverly Marie Neadeau, 64, of Red Lake, Minnesota, passed away on Sunday, March 6, 2022, at the Jourdain-Perpich Extended Care in Red Lake.
Beverly was born one of six children on April 11, 1957, in Red Lake, to Francis “Bill” Roberts and Judith Neadeau and was raised by her mother and Elmer Thompson. Beverly attended school in Red Lake and then moved to Minneapolis where she made her home and gave birth to her first son Justin. While in Minneapolis she also worked as a bartender. In the early 1980’s, her parents retired and Beverly followed them when they moved back to Red Lake. There she had her daughter Sonnie and son Louis.
Beverly was a stay-at-home Mom at heart, caring for her children and enjoying her six grandchildren. In Red Lake, she worked as a fisherman and purchased her first car. She loved to cook for anyone who came visiting and hosted BBQ’s for the family in the neighborhood. She was totally generous; if someone had a need, Beverly knew where to go to find help for them Beverly loved music, especially Motown and the REAL country music. She loved the casino and bingo, and she loved her family, especially the grandchildren who were the source of the sparkle in her eye.
Beverly is survived by her daughter Sonnie (Delwyn) Barrett; son Justin Neadeau; and grandchildren Trenton Neadeau, Jacey Neadeau, Anthony W. Morrison, Aries Morrison, Apollo Morrison, and Jordan English. She was preceded in death by her mother Judith Neadeau; biological father Francis Roberts; stepfather Elmer Thompson; son Louis Barrett Jr; brother Brian Neadeau; grandson James English; and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
A wake for Beverly will begin Wednesday, March 9, 2022, at 1:00pm at the Little Rock Center, Little Rock, MN, and will continue until the service on Friday, March 11, at 12 Noon. Fr. John Christianson will be presiding. Pallbearers will be Keith Neadeau Jr., Hank Hill Sr., Brandon Neadeau Sr., Devin Anderson, Todd Anderson, Joshua Neadeau Sr., Terrance Neadeau Jr., Delwyn English, and Gerald Jourdain with alternates Markell Neadeau and Courtney Barrett. Honorary pallbearers will be Pennie Neadeau, Armella Neadeau, Marsha Neadeau, Valerie Thompson, Dawn White, Keith Neadeau Sr., Louis Barrett Sr., Irma Beaulieu, Claude Neadeau Sr., Brian Crocker, and Roxanne Crocker.
Arrangements are being provided by Whispering Pines Funeral & Cremation Service, Walker, Minnesota.
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