Barbara Anne Fenneman (née Beadle), 78, of La Verne, California passed away on April 5, 2021 in Fredericksburg.
Born January 19, 1943 in St. Louis, Missouri, Barbara is the daughter of Cecil C. and Norma J. Beadle. Barbara recently relocated to Mineral, Virginia to be close with family. She was married to Edward R. Fenneman on December 18, 1976 until his passing in 2017, and they shared a great love for each other. Barbara is a graduate of Edgewood High School and she attended Mt. San Antonio College, both in So. California. She led an active life, and enjoyed traveling with her husband, old movies, shopping and socializing family and friends. She was a wonderful cook and loved preparing meals and setting beautiful tables to entertain guests with wonderful food, her gift for gab and warm sense of humor. Prior to her retirement in 2005, Barbara was the Director of Health Benefits at Mt. San Antonio Gardens in Claremont, California.
Survivors include her daughters, Kimberly A. Randall (Scott) of Mineral and Melanie Abrams (Jim) of San Jacinto, California; granddaughter Rachel A. Randall; brother Timothy Beadle; sister-in-law Rica Kemp (née Fenneman); nephews Kent Beadle (Ann) and Lance Beadle; and niece Kristyn Drechsler (née Rivera).
She was preceded in death by her husband, Edward R. Fenneman; grandsons Corey Allen Howard Randall and Rubio Antonio Avila Jr.; and her parents, Cecil C. and Norma J. Beadle.
A Celebration of Barbara’s life will be held at a later date at the United Church of Christ in Claremont, California. She will be laid to rest with her husband Edward at Quantico National Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the American Heart Association in Barbara’s honor.