Beryl McRoy

Beryl Blanche Henry Hidren Arnold McRoy, 83, passed away, Friday, Sept. 9, 2011, at the Golden Living Center.

Beryl Blanche Henry Hidren Arnold McRoy

She was born Feb. 7, 1928, in Jamaica the daughter of William and Edda (James) Henry.

Beryl is survived by two sons, Calvin M. Hidren Jr. (wife Renee) of Houston, Texas and David Arnold (wife Iris) of Leavenworth; a daughter in law, Shelrol Arnold of Huntsville, Ala.; 11 grandchildren, Jason and Jonathan Mann (wife Dayna) of Houston, Texas, Tessa Carrera of Houston, Texas, Calvin Monroe Hidren III (wife Tiffany), Savannah, Ga., Alexandria and Shawn Arnold, Huntsville, Ala., Renissa and Michael Arnold, Leavenworth, LaShona Sudduth (husband Brandon), Columbus, Ga. and Kedia Jordan, Leavenworth; two great-grandchildren, Cayla and Trintin Hidren, Savannah, Ga.; over 50 foster children, and countless nieces, nephews, and friends.

Viewing will be from 9 to 11 a.m. Monday, Sept. 19, 2011, at the R.L. Leintz Funeral Home. A funeral service will begin at 11 a.m. after the viewing at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Leavenworth National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting you make a tax deductable contribution to the Leavenworth Mission Food Distribution Center at 1140 Spruce Street to help Leavenworth County Residents.