Beryl Hortense Blake Plescia, age 87, of Salt Lake City, died September 30, 1998.

She was born June 19, 1911 in Pleasant Grove, Utah to Benjamin F. and Ada Black Blake. She married Theodore W. Plescia on August 3, 1932 in Salt Lake City, Utah. He preceded her in death in September of 1970. Beryl received her endowments in the Provo LDS Temple.Beryl was an active member of the LDS Church. She loved the gospel, good books, and uplifting music. Beryl enjoyed making embroidered tablecloths and other items.

She is survived by one daughter and one son, Mrs. Gerald (Rose) Billeter of Salt Lake; and Ralph L. (Vona Rae) Plescia of Salt Lake City; 14 grandchildren and 30 great grandchildren, and one great great grandchild. She was preceded in death by one son, Theodore, and one daughter, Sylvia H. Pederson.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, October 3, 1998, at 1 p.m. at the Cannon 7th Ward LDS Chapel, 934 West Fremont (900 West and 1000 South), Salt Lake. Friends may call at the chapel one hour prior to services. Interment, Pleasant Grove City Cemetery. Services under the direction of Berg Mortuary of Provo.

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