A celebration of her life will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at The Springs United Methodist Church in Plover, with the Rev. Mike Weigand officiating. Burial will be in Maine Cemetery in Plover.
Visitation will be at Boston Funeral Home in Stevens Point from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday and at the church from 10 a.m. Thursday until the service.
A memorial will be established in her name at a later date.
Condolences may be offered online at www.bostonfuneralhome.net.
Mrs. Beggs was born Nov. 29, 1927, in Stevens Point, a daughter of the late Clarence and Alice (Harroun) Sherman. She moved to the town of Plover at an early age and lived on the Boston Fox Ranch while attending Maine School, graduating from P.J. Jacobs High School in 1946.
She was married to Fred L. Beggs on June 5, 1948. He died on Sept. 26, 2011.
She worked for the Worth Co. after graduating from high school. She also worked for F.W. Woolworth Co. for many years and then did domestic work for 15 years until she retired in 1990.
She was a longtime member of Plover United Methodist Church and American Legion Auxiliary 543 of Plover.
Survivors include one daughter, Nancy (Scott) Beggs Willoughby, Stevens Point; one grandson; and three great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by one brother and two sisters.