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Beverly Ann (Holmes) Dippold Brown

December 25, 1931 ~ December 29, 2023 (age 92) 92 Years Old

Beverly Dippold Brown Obituary

Beverly Ann Dippold Brown, age 92, of Casey, IL passed away at 1:03 p.m. on Friday, December 29, 2023 at Heartland Nursing and Rehabilitation in Casey, IL. She was born on December 25, 1931 in Farina, IL, to Elmer Holmes and Charlotte Wilson Holmes. She and Charles William Dippold were united in marriage on December 9, 1951 in Farina, IL. They were married 44 years before he passed away on May 21, 1995. On April 27, 2002, she married Everett D. Brown who passed away on July 3, 2004.

Survivors include her daughters, Debbie Ramsay (Greg) of Casey, IL and Mary Lynn Lakins (Jeff) of Casey, IL; son, Roger Brown (Cheryl) of Casey, IL; daughter, Darlene Brown of Winthrop, MA; grandchildren, Jennifer Lacy (Shawn) of Bourbonnais, IL, Meagan Ramsay of Kankakee, IL, Logan Lakins (Kristina) of Morgantown, IN, Shelby Lakins of Austin, TX, Ashley Powell (Andrew) of St. Charles, MO, and Alyssa Brown of Indianapolis, IN; great-grandchildren, Owen Lacy, Ethan Powell, and Sadie Powell; sister-in-laws, Anne Schultetus of Decatur, IL, Jeanette Dippold of Farina, IL, and Louise Dippold of Decatur, IL; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, husbands; brother, John Holmes; sister, Mary Lee Reineke; brother-in-laws, Bill Reineke, Jack Dippold, James Dippold, Roland Schultetus, Earl Reeter, and Jack Starkey; sister-in-laws, Carolee Reeter and Doris Starkey; niece, Vicki Jackson; and nephew, Gary Starkey.

Bev was a 1949 graduate of Farina LaGrove Community High School. She worked at The Bank of Casey for over 25 years and was a faithful member of the Casey United Methodist Church where she enjoyed serving wherever needed. She enjoyed traveling, especially after retirement, meeting with friends for Cokes at McDonald’s, attending band concerts, and watching her grandkids’ sporting and musical events.   

Funeral services will be conducted at 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 4, 2024 at the Casey United Methodist Church with Rev. Dr. Joe Richard officiating. Visitation will be held from 2:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Thursday prior to the service at the Casey United Methodist Church, 703 N State Hwy 49, Casey, IL. Burial will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, January 5, 2024 in the Farina Cemetery, Farina, IL.

Memorial donations may be made to The Casey United Methodist Church, 703 N. State Hwy 49, PO Box 365, Casey, IL 62420 or The Farina United Methodist Church, 311 W. Jackson Ave., Farina, IL. 62838.

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January 4, 2024

2:30 PM to 4:00 PM
Casey United Methodist Church (Charlotte)

Funeral Service
January 4, 2024

4:00 PM
Casey United Methodist Church (Charlotte)


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