Beverly June Von Seggern

December 15, 2018

Beverly June Von Seggern

April 30, 1939 -- Dec. 13, 2018

Beverly June Von Seggern, 79, of Columbus, went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018, at Mory’s Haven Nursing Home in Columbus.

Beverly’s life will be celebrated in a private family graveside memorial service in the Pilger Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to Faith Lutheran Church in Stanton, Peace Lutheran Church in Columbus, or Columbus Community Hospital Hospice.

Beverly was born to the late Richard and Verna (Anderson) Dohren in Pilger on April 30, 1939. She loved being raised on the farm and enjoyed growing in her Christian faith at the Methodist Church. Saturday night choir practice and Sunday morning worship were the highlights of her week as a child. She married Richard LeRoy Von Seggren on July 28, 1957, at the Methodist Church in Pilger.

Beverly and Richard made their home in Stanton, and built a beautiful life together from 1957 until Richard passed away on April 23, 2010. Beverly stayed in the home they built together until December 2013. They had two daughters: Brenda Le born in 1959, and Camilla Le born in 1964. She moved to Columbus in December 2013 to be near her family.

Beverly taught country school for 19 years in Stanton County. She enjoyed teaching, and loved hearing from her past students over the years. She served as president and treasurer of the Stanton County Teachers Association. She was also a past member and president of Today’s Homemakers Extension Club. She changed careers from teaching to Real Estate and worked 33 years as a broker and real estate class educator, retiring in 2011.

Beverly is survived by daughter, Cammy (Steven) Otten of Columbus, grandson, Grant (Jeri) Otten of Columbus, grandson, Matthew Otten of Tulsa, Oklahoma; sister, Phyllis Mather of West Des Moines, Iowa, sister, Pam (Richard Wiktor) Brandt of Sun City West, Arizona, sister, Pat (Dave) Hall of Louisburg, Kansas; brother, Dave (Judy) Dohren of McMinnville, Oregon; several nieces and nephews.

Beverly was preceded in death by parents, Richard and Verna Dohren; husband, Richard Von Seggern in 2010; daughter, Brenda Von Seggern in 1959.

Condolences may be sent to www.gasshaney.com.

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