Beverly was born December 25, 1934, in Truman, Minnesota, the daughter of Harry and Violet (Harris) Grant and the granddaughter of Bert and Alice Harris. She was raised and educated in Truman, Minnesota, and graduated from the Truman High School. Beverly was united in marriage to her Richard Reutzel in 1953 and to this union, three children were born. Throughout her lifetime Beverly was a devoted daughter and mother. When Beverly had free time she enjoyed crocheting, needlepoint and western movies. Some of her fondest memories were of her youth and the times spent with her Grandma and Grandpa Bert. Beverly died Thursday, December 6, 2012, at the Marshalltown Medical & Surgical Center.
Beverly is survived by her children: David (Janet) Reutzel of Winterset, Iowa, Dan (Cindy) Reutzel of Marshalltown and Darci Reutzel of Tucson, Arizona, her five grandchildren: Jennifer, Joshua, Jessica, Ryan and Ashley and her sister Rosalie (Duane) Heckman of Truman, Minnesota.
Beverly was preceded in death by her parents.