Beate E. Foland, age 67, passed away on October 19th, 2022, while at home surrounded by family. She was born on September 27th, 1955, in Germany to Willibald & Theresia Jaksch. Levy County has been her home for 27 years. She began a career as a correctional officer in 1998 and worked until retirement in 2010. Beate loved to spend time gardening, but her passion was spending time with her family, especially grandchildren. She was a member of the Faith Baptist Church in Old Town.
She is preceded in death by her father Willibald Jaksch, daughter Theresia Marie Conley, and granddaughter Ava Cynthia.
She is survived by her husband; Larry Foland, children; Leonard Terlaje (Carrie) of Chiefland, Joseph Terlaje (Holly) of Callahan, Ellise (Gary) Frost of Chiefland, Nicole Foland of Trenton, Kari Lynn Foland (Colton) of Aurura, Colorado, Mother; Theresia Jaksch in Germany, brother; Robert (Claudine) Jaksch in Germany, sister; Brigitte Jaksch of Germany, Grandchildren; Aries, Allura, Amber, Zackery, Joshua, Abbygael, David, William, & Wyatt, Great-Grandchildren; Charlotte & Leeland, Niece; Josephine Jaksch and Nephew; Mark Jaksch.
In Lieu of flowers the family requests potted plants to be planted in her honor or donations to the ALS Foundation.
A service to honor Beate’s life will be held on Tuesday, October 25th at the Faith Baptist Church in Old Town. Visitation will begin at 12pm and a service to honor her life will begin at 1pm. The family invites everyone to join them after the service for a meal provided at Faith Baptist Church. Arrangements are under the care and direction of Watson-Milton, Trenton. 352-463-8888. www.WatsonMilton.com