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Beverly June Brake, 86 of Springfield, passed away peacefully into the arms of her Lord and Savior while holding the hands of her sons, on November 17, 2023.
Beverly’s first job was as an usherette at the Gillioz Theater in Springfield. She and her beloved husband, Robert D. Brake, were married on October 30, 1969, and enjoyed 52 years of marriage. Beverly assumed her role of wife and mother with grace and enthusiasm.
She is survived by her two sons, Greg (Amy) Brake and Bradley (Tammy) Brake, and eight grandchildren, Benjamin (Kelsey) and Alex (Allison) Brake, Jadyn and Jessy Bond, Roman, Reuben and Rigley Brake, and Finley Sommerfeld. Beverly is also survived by her brother, Richard (Rexenne) Carroll and two nephews, Jeff and Paul Carroll and their families.
Visitation will be held at Greenlawn Funeral Home North on Monday 11/20, 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm with Services to happen the following day at 3:00 pm at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens.