Beverly Irene Burns was born February 13, 1930 to Harry and Maude Irene (Worthington) Berger in Lyndon County, VT. She attended schools in New Hampshire and Vermont. On June 12, 1963 she married Oren Kenneth Burns of Carthage, SD at Omaha, NE. While married she lived in Carthage, Alexandria, Ethan, and Wessington Springs, SD. For a short time she lived in Denver, CO and since 1982 had been a resident of Mitchell, SD. She enjoyed working as a homemaker and worked at various times at I-90 Truck Stop, Loretta’s Truck Stop, Chef Louie’s - all restaurants in Mitchell, SD.
Beverly was a member of the Harvest Community Church of the Nazarene and being around her family and pets were her greatest love.
She is survived by her seven children: Ken (Virginia) SanSoucie of NH, Linda (Jon) Phillips, of NV, Danny Riezebos of NC, Kathy (Ron) Firebaugh of CO, Debbie Burns (fiancé, Bryan Gomer) of CO, Bonnie Burns and Allan (Christina) Burns both of Mitchell, SD; two sisters, Wanita Provencher of Berlin, NH and Marlene Burger of Searsport, ME; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Oren “Ken” in 2004 and her brother, Brad in 2012.