87 year old Fairfield resident, Beverly A. Downs, passed away Tuesday, December 27, 2022 at Aperion Care in Fairfield.
Beverly was born on November 11, 1935 in Fairfield, Illinois to Johnie W. “Winnie” and Myrtle (Fowler) Haegele. She married Wayne Downs on August 1, 1954 in Fairfield and he preceded her in death on September 11, 1976. Beverly had been a book keeper all her working life. After graduating from high school she started working for Frank Dixon, later working for Hoffee Motor Sales for several years, then Metcalf Motors and Fairfield Gas. Beverly retired from Robinson Productions in May of 2019. She attended the Real Life Church in Fairfield.
Survivors include her 1 daughter, Barbara Moore, 2 sons; Tom Downs, and Dennis (Dian) Downs all from Fairfield.
Beverly is preceded in death by her parents, husband, Wayne Downs, 2 brothers and 3 sisters.
Funeral Services for Beverly A. Downs will be held at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, December 29, 2022 at Nale’s Funeral Home in Fairfield. Visitation will be held Thursday from 12:00 p.m. until service time at Nale’s. Interment will be at Maple Hill Cemetery.
Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be left for the family at www.nalesfuneralhome.com. Nale’s Funeral Home in Fairfield is assisting the family.
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