V. Beverly "Bev" Reckman - 85
11/5/1929 - 9/25/2015
V. Beverly “Bev” Reckman age 85, of Clinton, passed away Friday September 25, 2015 at the Alverno Health Care Facility, surrounded by her loving family. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 A.M. on Wednesday September 30, 2015 at the Pape Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 5-7 P.M. Tuesday September 29th at the funeral home. Burial will be in Clinton Lawn Cemetery.
Bev was born on November 5th, 1929 in Clinton, the daughter of Louis and Luetta (Kreinbring) Reed. She graduated from Clinton High School in 1947. Bev married Fred Reckman on January 4, 1947 in Clinton. Fred passed away in 2012. Bev worked as an assistant manager at Walgreens, retiring in 1992. Bev was a member of Chancy Lutheran Church. She enjoyed baking, gardening, sewing, embroidering and fishing with her husband during trips to Wisconsin.
Bev is survived by 7 children; Nancy (Ray) Kappes of Hewitt, TX, Duane (Linda) Reckman of Sherwood, AR, Thomas (Julie) Reckman of Clinton, Diane (Pat) Luckritz of Clinton, Karen (Mike) Schmidt of Cabot, AR, Ronald Reckman of Fayetteville, NC and Michael (Beth) Reckman of Davenport, IA; 19 grandchildren, 24 great grandchildren, 3 great-great grandchildren, a sister; Betty Fischer of Wisconsin Rapids, WI and a brother; Edward Reed of Tucson, AZ. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, her step-father; Edward Christiansen, a grandson; Eric Schmidt, two brothers; Dale and Bill, a sister Myrna and an infant sister Ivadale.
Visitation will be from 5-7 P.M. Tuesday September 29th at the funeral home.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 A.M. on Wednesday September 30, 2015 at the Pape Funeral Home.View V. Beverly "Bev" Reckman's Guestbook