ROCHESTER - Beverly Jane (Sunderland) Zick, of Rochester died after a short illness on January 3 2021 at the age of 87. She was the daughter of Arther Sunderland and Myrtle (Drown) Sunderland formerly of E. Rochester. She follows her husband Edward A. Zick of Newmarket.
She was previously married to Marcus M. Yates formally of Arkansas.
She is survived by her son James M. Yates of Fall River, Mass., and her daughter Pamela J. Sawyer and her husband Ralph R. Sawyer III of Somersworth. She had four granddaughters, Katii J. Sawyer of Nashua, Jaime A. Yates of Fall River, Jillian A. Yates and Jennifer A. Yates of Wareham Mass. She also had several nieces and nephews.
She loved to sew and her passion was quilt making. She enjoyed reading and playing Scrabble and other board games. She liked playing penny poker and joining the seniors on their trips to the casinos and going out to eat lunches with friends. She loved animals and always had a cat companion.