Beverly Ann Lowther, 81, of Vermillion, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, at Sanford Vermillion Care Center.
Bev was born in Wessington Springs on Dec. 12, 1931 to Carl and Floustine (Potts) Taylor.
Bev was united in marriage to Gaylord Lowther on March 20, 1954. They had seven children, Daron, David, Daniel and Dean Lowther all of Vermillion, Doug and (Laurie) Lowther of Cheyenne, WY, Regina Myhre, of St Cloud, MN, and Don Lowther of Sioux Falls. She was very proud of her grandchildren, Peggy Lowther of Saint Cloud, MN, Anna and (Ryan) Beasley of Brookings, Douglas and (Heather), Lowther, US Navy Yokosuka’shi,kanadawa, Japan, Chris Myhre and Craig Myhre both of Saint Cloud, MN, Patricia Lowther and (Darren Wyer) of Cheyenne, WY, Jessica and (Phil) Pascoe of Tea, Josh Lowther of Newark, DE, Chanelle Muecke, and Monique Button, both of Vermillion, Stormy Eckhoff of Britton, and Stephanie Lowther of Tea. Bev had eight great-grandchildren, Hailee, Cameron, Ashton, Paige, Blake, Makinzie, Kylie and Carter.
In her free time she loved to visit friends, go for walks, collect elephants and spend time with her family.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Carl and Flostine Taylor; her sisters, Betty Pagent and Dorothy Voecks; her brother, Arthur Taylor; her husband, Gaylord Lowther; and her sister- in- law, Phyllis Johnson.
Memorial services for Bev were held be at 3 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013 at Iverson-Siecke-Kober Funeral Home, Vermillion. Visitation was held one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
People gathered to honor Bev at the Eagles Club in Vermillion following the memorial service.
Condolences may be posted online to www.koberfuneralhome.com.
Iverson-Siecke-Kober Funeral Home, Vermillion, is in charge of arrangements.