Beverly Jean Shrank, a Mountain View resident, died Nov. 2 at the age of 85.
Born in Detroit on Jan. 11, 1928, she moved to Mountain View from Michigan in 1961. Her family said she will be remembered as a joyful woman who had a sparkle in her eye and enjoyed a good laugh. She loved God and the people in her life and always liked hearing what her loved ones were up to, her family said.
She is survived by Don Shrank, her husband of 60 years; sons Don, Lawrence and Michael; 13 grandchildren; and 6 great-grandchildren.
A memorial service is set for 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 30, at Foothill Christian Center, 2420 N. Foothill Blvd., Los Altos.
In lieu of flowers, the family prefers memorial donations to Foothill Christian Center for the benefit of Teen Challenge South Bay.