Beverly J. Gibson, age 84 of Beaver Dam, died on Thursday, November 12, 2020.
Beverly was born on August 29, 1936 in the town of Oak Grove to Erwin and Gertrude (Rupnow) Krahn. She attended grade school in Oak Grove and graduated from Juneau High School in 1955. She received her RN degree at Walter Memorial School of Nursing in Chicago, IL.
Beverly married Howard Gibson on September 27, 1958 in Oak Grove. She used her nursing skills in Chicago, St. Paul and Beaver Dam. In early 1980, Beverly started work as a bailiff at the Dodge County Court House, retiring in 2016. Beverly enjoyed working with miniatures, crewel work embroidery and gardening. She was a member of St. Stephen’s Ev. Lutheran Church in Beaver Dam.
Beverly is survived by her daughter, Jodi Paspalofski (Tom Rasmussen); son, Thomas (Karen) Gibson; grandsons, Eric and David (Abby) Paspalofski; great-granddaughter due to arrive in 2021; former husband, Howard Gibson; sisters, Marjorie Heuer and Marlene (Albert) Schoenwetter; sister-in-law, Geneva Krahn; brother-in-law, Donald (Bonnie) Gibson; special companion and friend, Peter H. and further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Beverly was preceded in death by her parents, Erwin and Gertrude Krahn; brother, Donald Krahn; son-in-law, James Paspalofski; parents-in-law, Kenneth and Erma Gibson; brothers-in-law, Roland Heuer and Ralph (Pat) Gibson; sister-in-law, Virginia (George) Gessert and other relatives.
The family wishes to thank Dr. Haase and the Hillside Hospice care members for their help with Beverly’s care. Also thank you to Rox Kadding, Brenda Mitchell and Cheryl Draeger for their support.
A private family service for Beverly will be held. A celebration of Beverly’s life will take place at a later date.
Cornerstone Funeral & Cremation Services, 135 Keller Blvd., Beaver Dam is honored to be serving the family. You may send private online condolences or sign the family’s guest book at www.cstonefs.com.