Published: January 23, 2007
Julia E. Bekaert age 87 of Beech Grove died Sunday at her home.
She was born in Plainfield, NJ, and the daughter of the late Rene' and Martha Libyn D'Hondt. She was also preceded in death by her husband: Albert J. Bekaert, brother: Edward D'Hondt, and sister: Margaret Mueller.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday at Central Christian Church on Main Street with Rev. Marshall Gupton and Father Mingel D'Souza officiating and burial in Evergreen Cemetery.
She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law: Denis and Barbara Bekaert of Beech Grove, grandchildren: Paul Bekaert of Gainesville, FL, Heather Lowther of Austin, TX, Jill Bekaert of Cary, NC, Jamie Bekaert of Beech Grove, Todd Bekaert of New Orleans, LA, 4 great grandchildren, and brother-in-law: Eugene Bekaert of Charleston, SC
Mrs. Bekaert was a member of the Roman Catholic Church and a Homemaker. Pallbearers will be Paul Bekaert, Heather Lowther, Jill Bekaert, Jamie Bekaert, Todd Bekaert, Dawn Bekaert, Bruce Mueller, and Eugene Bekaert. Memorials may be made to Hospice of Murfreesboro in her honor.
Visitation will be from 4:00 to 8:00pm Thursday at Woodfin Memorial Chapel. 615-893-5151. www.woodfinchapel.com