Beverlee G. McLeod Kirkland, 61, of Glenside, a Christian activist, died of diabetes Tuesday at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.
Mrs. Kirkland graduated from Haverford High School and attended Villanova University. For several years she worked for Campus Crusade for Christ in California, England, and West Germany.
In 1973, she became administrator for the newly established Church of the Savior, a nondenominational church in Wayne. Later she was an administrative assistant at the Christian Counseling and Education Foundation in Glenside. In the early 1990s she was an administrator for Integrated Diabetes Services in Wynnewood. Mrs. Kirkland served on the board of Phil-Mont Christian Academy in Erdenheim.