Gary C. Bever age 75 of Belview, formerly of Anoka, passed away Friday, March 11, 2016 at Sunwood Good Samaritan Care Center in Redwood Falls. Memorial services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 15, 2015 at the Redwood Valley Funeral Home. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Online condolences may be sent at www.stephensfuneralservice.com. Stephens Funeral Service – Redwood Valley Funeral Home in Redwood Falls is assisting the family with arrangements.
Gary C. Bever was born April 15, 1940 in Anoka, Minnesota to Clarence and Muriel (Wallace) Bever. He was baptized November 11, 1990. He attended Anoka High School, and later enlisted in the US Navy on September 18, 1957 and received his honorable discharge on September 17, 1963. Gary was united in marriage to Karen Diers on February 18, 1961 in Anoka, Minnesota. Gary previously lived in Alaska and California. He worked in food manufacturing, as a semi driver, restaurant owner, and was retired from the US Postal Service. He was a member of the Lions Club, and enjoyed photography, woodworking, and traveling.
Gary is survived by his wife Karen L. Bever of Belview; sons: Michael (Missy) of Kenai, AK, Kevin (Laura) of Princeton, Brian of Plymouth; grandchildren: Anthony and Logan of St. Cloud, and Cameron and Derrick of Kenai, AK; great-grandchildren: Blake, Lillian, Luci, and Charlie, all of St. Cloud; step-great-grandchildren: Libby and Chase of St. Cloud; and brother Les (Nancy) Bever of Anoka.