January 22, 2013
Beverly “Joan” (Uren) Gurr, 79, of Renton, and formerly of Issaquah, passed away Dec. 22, 2012, surrounded by her family, at Valley General Hospital, Renton.
She was born Nov. 15, 1933, in Rockville Center, N.Y., to Arthur and Yolanda (Dawson) Uren. She graduated from Amityville High School, Amityville, N.Y., in 1951.
She married George Gurr in 1952 and they were married for 23 years. From this union, seven children were born and, aside from the Lord, her children were her loves!
Joan received her LPN degree from Treasure Valley CC, Ontario, Ore., in 1974; she worked in the nursing profession for more than 20 years.