Beverly Beckes

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Beverly Beckes

May 11, 1936 - December 16, 2018

Beverly Beckes Beverly Ann Beckes, 82, of Cincinnati, Ohio, passed away Sunday, Dec. 16, 2018, in Cincinnati. She was born May 11, 1936, in Fort Branch, Indiana, to the late Albert and Alma (Fortner) Singleton.
She had lived in Cincinnati since 2012, coming from Bloomington. She was formerly of Princeton, Indiana, and also lived awhile in Florida. After graduation she attended Indiana Business College. She was formerly the director of Gibson County Council On Aging, owned and operated the Merle Norman store in Washington, Indiana, and was a teacher's aide in the Washington school system.
She is survived by her husband, Joe Beckes of Sullivan, Indiana; two sons, Hap Eric Beckes (Doreen) of Sullivan and Dr. Kirt Aron Beckes, MD (Dr. Angie Beckes, MD) of Cincinnati; nine grandchildren; one sister, Sharon Neufelder of Princeton; and one brother, Joe Singleton of Petersburg.
A memorial service will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019, at Colvin Funeral Home in Princeton, officiated by Rev. Curtis Bond. Burial will follow in Walnut Hill Cemetery in Fort Branch. Visitation will be from noon until service time Saturday at the Colvin Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Gibson County Senior Center. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home. You may leave a message of sympathy or light a memorial candle in memory of Beverly at www.colvinfuneralhome.com.
Published on January 8, 2019
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Nellie Robinson Wood
Jan 17, 2019
Rest In Sweet &Beautiful; Beverly Beckes your friends in Washington loved you RIP
Sharon Mead
Jan 10, 2019
I remember when I first came to Washington and met Bev. She was so gentle and loving to our girls when they were little. I think I remember she had a big doll collection at one time. Joe and Bev were very special friends to us when they still lived here in Washington. She was a beautiful person. I will always smile when I think of her. Love you, Joe and family.
Lori Harris
Jan 08, 2019
Sending prayers of peace to the entire Beckes family