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Bean - Vera Age 93, of Cleveland, Ohio, formerly of Saratoga, North Carolina, passed away on Sunday, January 14, 2018. Born June 19, 1924, in Hadley, Pennsylvania, she was the daughter of Paul Scofield and Beryl Foy Scofield. Following high school, she attended Theil College in Greenville, PA. She began her teaching career at Cochranton High School in Cochranton, PA, and education in many forms was her life's work. She improved the lives of all she touched: service to her church, substitute teaching and tutoring, teaching GED classes and giving the gift of reading as an adult literacy volunteer. She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 70 years, Russell G. Bean. Russell and Vera Bean had been longtime members of First Baptist Church in Wilson, North Carolina. She was the dear mother of Deborah B. Snyder of suburban Des Moines and Ronald P. Bean of Shaker Heights. She is also survived by her grandsons Timothy R. (Tonya) Snyder and John R. Snyder and great-grandchildren Grace and Abraham Snyder as well as many beloved nieces and nephews. Family Services will be held at a later date. For additional information and to sign the guestbook, please log online to: www.Brown-Forward.com. BROWN-FORWARD SERVICE, 216-752-1200.