Beverly Jean Hardwicke, 84, of Davis, passed away Sunday, January 8, 2012 at Sutter Davis Hospital. She has been an area resident for her entire life. Beverly was born July 25, 1927 in Davis, CA to Harriet Fitzgerald and Edmund L. Forgus. She retired from the University of California Davis after holding many positions including secretary. Beverly loved her family dearly and a had keen sense of humor. She will be missed by all her loved ones. Beverly was preceded in death by her sisters Geraldine Bennett and Patricia Landon. Beverly is survived by her children: Sharon, Bruce, Rob and Michael; sister, Charlotte Holder and eight grandchildren. A private family service will be held at a later date.