BEVERLY JUNE BOYER-PETERS
Beverly June Boyer-Peters, 66, of Belleville passed away March 3, 2013. She was born Oct. 8, 1946, to Ernie and June ( Galey) Tuma at Belleville, Kan. Services are 10:30 a.m., Friday, March 8, at the Wesleyan Church in Belleville. Burial will be in the Belleville City Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Tammy Walker Cancer Center.
Growing up, Beverly lived with her parents nine miles south of Belleville where her father and Uncle Edward owned and operated the Tuma Service Station. In 1948 she moved with her folks to Belleville, where she received her education at Belleville High School. She was employed at the Sears store for 11 years and also worked at Rural Gas as the bookkeeper for 22 years.
She was baptized into the Central Christian Church in Belleville on May 3, 1957, and confirmed at the St. Edwards Catholic Church in Belleville on Oct. 20, 1974. On Sept. 7, 1963, she was united in marriage to Junior E. Boyer in Belleville and to this union two children were born. He died Nov. 5, 1990. On Oct. 14, 2000, she married Donnie J. Peters at the Wesleyan Church in Belleville.
Survivors are her husband Don; daughter, Karen Morgan and husband Carlos, Wichita, Kan.; son, Randy Boyer of Belleville; three granddaughters; three grandsons; three stepdaughters, Donna Blackwood of Kansas City, Kan., Debbie Warner of Belleville, Kan., and Deanna Sitter of Tonganoxie, Kan. Besides her first husband, Junior Boyer, she was also preceded by her father, March 20, 1994.