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Beverly HuntzingerBeverly A. Huntzinger, of Wellington passed away Saturday, January 5, 2013 at Sumner Regional Medical Center in Wellington at the age of 78.Beverly was born the daughter of Jack and Elaine (Ward) Johnson on Saturday, December 15, 1934 in Belpre, Kansas.On August 23, 1953, Beverly and William V. Huntzinger were united in marriage in Belpre, Kansas. Together they celebrated 60 years of marriage.Beverly was a retired beautician. She owned and worked at Beverly’s Hair Fashion. She enjoyed 29 years involved in the pageant system. She was Pageant Director for the Miss Wheat Queen pageant for several years. She soon became the Traveling Companion for Miss Kansas to the Miss America pageant.She later became the Business Manager for Miss Kansas scheduling appearances for her all over the state of Kansas. Beverly was a loving and devoted wife, mother, and grandmother. Her greatest joy was spending time with her grandsons and attending their sporting events.Survivors include husband, William Huntzinger of Wellington, daughter, Nedra Ybarra and her husband Jamie of Wellington, brother, Corwin “Bub” Johnson and his wife Donna of Tulsa, Oklahoma, grandchildren Taylor, Tanner and Chilson Ybarra all of Wellington.She was preceded in death by her parents, son Michael Huntzinger, daughter Vicki Huntzinger and a sister Jackie Vratil.Memorial services for Beverly will be at 1 p.m., Thursday, January 10, 2013 in Day Funeral Home and Crematory chapel, Wellington, Kansas.A private family inurnment will take place at the Prairie Lawn Cemetery, Wellington.Memorials have been established in her loving memory with the WHS.CC Scholarship fund (Wellington Crusader website), c/o Steve Sturgis, 1101 North Washington, Wellington, Kansas 67152. Contributions can be mailed or left with the funeral home.To share a memory or leave condolences, please visit www.dayfuneralhome.info.Arrangements are by Day Funeral Home & Crematory, Wellington.