Beverly A. Cole, 87, of Kewanee, Il. died at 9:00 P.M.Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at KewaneeHospital. Beverly was born March 1, 1926 in Kewanee the daughter of Basil and Ella Mae (Ince) Davis. She grew up in Kewanee and attended Kewanee schools. Beverly married Daryl Cole Sr. May 10, 1946 in Kewanee. He preceded her in death in 1999. She was also preceded in death by two sons Dick Cole in 1990, Daryl “Butch” Cole Jr in 1999, a grandson Jason in 1971, one sister Nina Salisbury and one brother Shelby Davis Sr.
Beverly is survived by two daughters Jan (Marty) Hodgett of Kewanee and Chris Hoffman of Milliken, Co. six grandchildren and ten great grandchildren. Also surviving are one brother Keith Davis and one sister Darlene Hill both of Kewanee.
Beverly was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church of Kewanee and the Eagles Club. She enjoyed Bingo, Bowling going to the riverboat, NASCAR, golfing, family cookouts and her Maltese dog “Bailey”.
Cremation was accorded. There will be no visitation or services. Burial will be private for the family in the Mount Olivet Cemetery, Kewanee, Il. The Schueneman-Tumbleson Funeral Home, Kewanee, Il. is in charge of arrangements.