Dec 162011

Chester Garner “Chet” Beasley, 73, of Holbrook passed away on Saturday, Nov. 19, 2011, in Payson. A celebration of his life is planned at 4 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 11, at the Mesa Grill and Sports Bar in Holbrook.

He was born Aug. 27, 1938, in El Paso, Texas, and was a Navy veteran.

Chet and his wife, Madonna May, were the parents of four children, sons Mark Arthur, who was born in 1960, and Paul Gardner, who was born in 1962, and twin daughters Monica May Miller and Mabel Fay Wilson, who were born in 1966.

Survivors include his four children, nine grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

He was preceded in death by his wife, who died of cancer in 1999.