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Beverly A. Livermore Huth

Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Beverly A. Livermore Huth, 70, of Washta, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2011, at Cherokee Regional Medical Center of Cherokee after a two-year bout with cancer.

A funeral service was held at 10:30 a.m. today at St. John Lutheran Church of Cushing with the Rev. Beverly Wolff officiating. Burial will be in the Holstein Cemetery of Holstein. Visitation was held on Tuesday from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Nicklas D. Jensen Funeral Home of Holstein. The Nicklas D Jensen Funeral Home of Holstein is in charge of arrangements.

Beverly was born Jan. 14, 1941, in Oto, to Carl and Irene (Green) Livermore. She was baptized and confirmed at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Oto. In 1958, Beverly graduated from Oto High School and then attended Comptometer Business School in Sioux City. She worked in the bookkeeping and auditing departments of Younkers and Sioux Tools in Sioux City until 1967.

On March 4, 1967, Beverly married Franklin E. Huth at St. John's Lutheran Church in Cushing, and moved to the family farm. They farmed together for 42 years when they retired due to her health. During her years on the farm, she was an active partner for 23 years in the leadership of The Douglas Doer's 4-H club.

Beverly was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church in Cushing. She was a long-time member of The Neighborhood Club and Card Club. She was an avid letter writer and recipe collector.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her in-laws Carl and Bertha Huth, a sister-in-law Darlene Huth, and grandsons Christian James and Lane Franklin.

Survivors include her husband, Franklin of Washta, her sons Paul of Kinglsey, and Matt of Clive; her brothers Douglas (Vicki) Livermore of Sioux City, and Ronney (Karen) Livermore of South Sioux City, Neb.; brother-in-law and sister-in law, Carl Huth (Janice Terry) of Cushing, and Lois Petersen of Bellingham, Wash.; three grandchildren, Paige, Carly, and Reid of Kinglsey, and daughter-in-law Roxy of Kingsley. Nine nieces and nephews and special family friend Chris Urwin.