Beverly Sue Slyder Malson died Wednesday, July 19, 2017, surrounded by family at home in West Alexander, PA.

She was born Jan. 16, 1941, in Canonsburg, PA, a daughter of the late James and Ellen Slyder.

She attended Claysville High School. She was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary of West Alexander for the past 40 years and of the West Alexander Volunteer Fire Department Boosters for 15-plus years.

She enjoyed the outdoors and especially their cabin just outside of Tylersburg, PA. She was a homemaker and a Steelers fan.

She leaves behind her beloved husband, Lawrence “Sonny” Malson, Jr. of 59 years; three sons whom she cherished, Jeff (Laurie) Malson and Ed (Tammy) Malson, both of West Alexander, PA, and Scot Malson of Warwood, WV; two sisters, Donna Slyder of Perry, GA, and Nancy Dobrzynski of Claysville, PA; an adopted sister, Kim Carter, of Washington, PA; a brother, Wayne (Gina) Slyder of Valley Grove, WV; four grandchildren, Jeffrey (Jessica) Malson of Pittsburgh, PA, Jennifer Malson of West Alexander, PA, Ashley (Dustin) Yoder of Washington, PA, and Heath (Shannon) Malson, of Avella, PA; six great- grandchildren, Cadence, Eva, Olivia, Shyanne, Bentlee, and Landon; several nieces and nephews; and her beloved puppy, Precious.

Friends will be received on Saturday, July 22, 2017, from 2 p.m. until time of service at 7 p.m. at Kepner Funeral Home, 166 Kruger St., Wheeling, WV, with Keith Meier officiating.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to West Alexander Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 208, West Alexander, PA, 15376 or West Alexander American Legion Auxiliary, 8 Main St., West Alexander, PA, 15376.

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