HIGHMORE — Beverly M. Straight, 88, of Highmore, passed away Tuesday, January 8, 2019, at the Highmore Health.
Funeral service will be 10:30 a.m., Monday, January 14, at the United Methodist Church of Highmore. Burial will follow in the Highmore Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 6 p.m., Sunday followed by a 7 p.m. prayer service, all at Luze Funeral Home in Highmore.
Beverly Marie Vopat was born November 29, 1930, in Seneca to Edward William and Elizabeth Daisy (Brick) Vopat. She graduated from Highmore High School in 1948. She then worked for First State Bank as a teller. She was united in marriage to Leland Straight September 24, 1950.
She was a member of the United Methodist Church, American Legion Auxiliary, and the American Heart Association. She was very passionate about her flower garden each spring and loved the many colorful blooms.
She is survived by her husband; children, Gary (Marile) Straight of Gregory, and Lynn (Dan) Pekarek of Highmore; five grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; sister, Nadine Day of Highmore; and a host of nieces, and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her sister, Eileen Bortness.