N.âBeverley Tucker, Jr.

N. Beverley "Bev" Tucker, Jr., age 71, North Kingston, R.I., formerly of Philip, S.D., died peacefully of cancer in Rhode Island on Thursday, October 27, 2011.

Bev was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, on April 14, 1940, the son of N. Beverley Tucker and Eleanor Marshall Tucker. He attended Lotspeich School, Walnut Hills High School, Princeton University and Harvard Business School. He was in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1962 to 1965. Raised in Cincinnati, he also lived in New York and, for the last 15 years, near Philip, S.D.

Bev is survived by his wife, Constance; his sister, Marshall; his daughter, Sarah Tucker and her husband, Emilio Latorre; his son, D. Stewart Tucker and his wife, Cecile; and his son, Nate Tucker and his fiancée, Alice Wong; and his grandchildren Emilio, Cristina, Alejandro, Amelia and Frances.

Memorial services are planned to be held in Cincinnati.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 55 Main Street, North Kingstown, RI 02852 or Home and Hospice Care of Rhode Island, 1085 North Main Street, Providence, RI 02904.

Arrangements have been entrusted to The Cranston-Murphy Funeral Home of Wickford.