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Denys Janet Beauregarde

July 1, 1952 - June 23, 2014

Denys Janet Beauregarde passed away peacefully in her home in Tuolumne City on June 23, 2014. Denys was born in Providence, R.I., on July 1, 1952.

Denys moved to Tuolumne County about 20 years ago. She had many friends at Walmart, where she worked, and at her church, New Life Lighthouse, where Scott and Sidni Richards were her pastors. Denys was active as a volunteer at the community dinner at the "Red Church" in Sonora and was also involved with Aglow International; attending their retreats and meetings.

Denys adopted the Acker family here in Sonora as her family, as well as Rick Forrest as her brother. Denys loved cats. "Star" was her beloved pet. She loved and cared for many people here in the Sonora area. We will all remember her and miss her.

There will be a memorial service at 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014, at the Red Church Fellowship Hall located at 42 Snell St., Sonora.

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