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BEVERLY JEAN JAEGER, 75, of Leesburg, FL, formerly of Fulton and Morrison, IL, and Camanche, IA, died Saturday, July 29, 2023, at her home.
A visitation will be held from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. Friday, August 11th, 2023 at the Fulton Chapel of the Bosma-Renkes Funeral Home. A private graveside service will be held at Fulton Township Cemetery with Pastor Roy Brown, of First Baptist Church in Morrison, IL officiating. Cremation rites will be accorded. A memorial has been established.
Beverly was born June 2, 1948, in Moline, IL, to John and Ella May (Wiersema) Huizenga. She was educated in the Fulton Grade Schools and was a graduate of Fulton High School. She married Elmer “Bud” Jaeger on December 10, 1997, in Clinton, IA. Beverly worked at many restaurants in the Fulton area and owned and operated Granny’s Sugar Shack. She loved to bake and cook. Her greatest joy in life was spending time with her family. Beverly was also a manager and dispatcher at Bud Jaeger Trucking. She was a member of First Reformed Church in Fulton, IL.
Survivors include her husband, Bud; one daughter, Renee Housenga-Johnson of Clinton, IA; two sons, Shane (Jennifer) Housenga and Darin (Dawn) Housenga of Morrison, IL; four stepdaughters, Patricia (Richard) Sheppard of Silvis, IL, Rita (Robert) Tomkins of Silvis, IL, Lynn (Jeff) Lamson of Baraga, MI, and Paula (Dan McLean) Jaeger of Davenport, IA; two stepsons, Richard Jaeger of Morrison, IL and James (Wendy) Jaeger of Dubuque, IA; seventeen grandchildren; nineteen great-grandchildren; one sister, Marcia Rus of Fulton, IL; three brothers, Arlyn (Deborah) Huizenga of Lanark, IL, Keith (Sandy) Huizenga of Morrison, IL, and Greg (Abigail) Huizenga of Fulton, IL.
She was preceded in death by her parents; one daughter, Kimberly Housenga; one son, Joseph Housenga; two grandsons, Alex Johnson and Jobe House; one granddaughter, Melissa Sheppard.
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1500 10th Avenue
Fulton, IL 61252
Graveside service will be private.
701 Fowler Rd,
Fulton, IL 61252