Joanne “Paula” Hearnsberger , 68 went to be with her heavenly father May 10.

Paula was born in Beaumont on November 3, 1946. She was the daughter of Paul Florio and Mary Belle Dickens. Paula was a retired bus driver from Hamshire-Fannett ISD. She was a devoted wife, mother and friend to all.

Her love for the lord, life and family will continue through the legacy of her children and grandchildren; her husband Therman Hearnsberger, children Daren Hearnsberger, Todd Hearnsberger and DeLisa Deutsch and their spouses Angel, Stephanie and George; grandchildren Morgan, Kelsey, Hannah, Melanie and Grafton; her beloved sister Tina Florio and brother Sherwood Florio survive her.

A memorial service will be held at Triumph Church in Nederland, Sunday May 17, at 3:00 pm. Officiating will be her sons the Rev. Daren Hearnsberger and the Rev. Todd Hearnsberger. Cremation will be under the direction of Claybar Haven of Rest Crematory.

Visiting hours will be from 2:00-3:00 pm at Triumph Church preceding the memorial service.