February 27, 1936 – January 13, 2023
Beverly A. Bedore, age 86, a resident of Tri-State Nursing Home in Lansing, IL, for the past 3+ years battling Dementia was called home by our heavenly Father on Friday, January 13, 2023. She has been reunited with her daughters and sons that were called home before her. She is survived by 2 sons, 2 daughters, 7 grandsons, 5 granddaughters, 8 great grandsons, 4 great granddaughters, 1 great great grandson and 1 great great granddaughter.
Friends may visit with the family on Saturday, March 11, 2023, at Schroeder-Lauer Funeral Home, 3227 Ridge Road, Lansing, IL., visitation will be from 1:00 to 4:30 PM with services immediately following in the funeral home chapel.
Beverly did not have an easy life. Although she was in and out of orphanages as a child, she was still always determined to protect her younger sisters who were there with her, facing those same struggles as well. As an adult, she tried raising children all on her own. She found most of her joy in writing, dancing, old movies, 50’s/60’s rock -n-roll, and gardening. With no comparison, she absolutely loved her grandchildren and their dogs with all her soul. She found true happiness in embracing her family and just being a part of their everyday lives. She went more than above and beyond as a grandmother. She will always be remembered as Grandma Bev to soooo many more than just her family.
“One day may the thought of Grandma Bev bring a smile to your lips before it brings a tear to your eye.” She was loved by many, and she will be truly missed.