Beverly E. Anderson, 82, of Galva, passed away at 7:21 PM, Wednesday, December 19, 2012 in the emergency room at Kewanee Hospital.Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM, Sunday, December 23 at Rux Funeral Home in Galva. Pastor Karen Martin will officiate. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the services at the funeral home. Burial will be in Bishop Hill Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to the Beverly Anderson Memorial Fund.
She was born January 14, 1930 in Knox County, IL, the daughter of Florence Harpman. She married Dean A. Anderson in May of 1949 and he preceded her in death on December 13, 1981. Survivors include two sons, Rick (Connie) Anderson and Kerry (Cheryl) Anderson, both of Galva, two daughters, Susan (Jeff) Hamlet of Paradise, CA and Anita (Mike) Cecil of Kewanee, three brothers, Fred (Annie) Carrasca of California, John (Ermal) Carrasca of Galva and Ronald (Kim) Carrasca of Kewanee, two sisters, Rita (Richard) Wheelhouse of Kewanee and Cathy (Richard) Staker of Dahinda, ten grandchildren, seven great grandchildren, one step-grandchild and two step-great grandchildren. She was also preceded in death by her parents and a son, Michael.
Beverly was a homemaker and a member of the VFW and the Bishop Hill United Methodist Church and the Willing Workers group at the church.