Beverlee G. Knepler
Beverlee G. Knepler, 72, of New Berlin, died at 6:04 am, Tuesday, February 23, 2016 at St. John’s Hospital. She was born December 16, 1943 in Springfield, to Levi and Opal Smith Nation. She married John H. Knepler on March 17, 1973 and he preceded her in death on May 26, 2015.
Survivors include one grandson, Joseph (Jordan) Drew of New Berlin; two step-sons, Todd Anthony (Diane) Knepler of Rome, GA and Kenneth John (Robin) Knepler of Moberly, MO; three step-grandchildren, Jonathan, Chasey and Kaylee Knepler; one brother, Kenneth G. (Patricia) Nation of Springfield; two sisters-in-law, Donna Jean Nation of Rochester and Martha Nation of Riverton and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband and one daughter, Mischell R. Knepler.
Beverlee was a member of Berlin Christian Church. She worked for forty years as an EKG Tech at St. John’s Hospital.
Visitation: 10 – 11 am, Saturday, February 27, 2016 at Staab Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: 11 am, Saturday, February 27, 2016 at Staab Funeral Home with Pastor Warren Brosi officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Ridge Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Berlin Christian Church or the American Heart Association.