Belvidere, IllinoisBeverly M. Pyszka, 87, of Belvidere, IL died peacefully Sunday morning, October 13, 2013 in Northwoods Care Center after a lengthy illness. Bev was born January 20, 1926 in Belvidere, IL the daughter of Charles and Maybelle ( Welin) Fairgrieves. Beverly married Peter J. Pyszka on December 7, 1946. Beverly worked in bookkeeping and service industry for many years. She was a former member of the farm bureau and loved to vacation in her later years. Beverly is loved and will be missed by her sons Peter (Terrie) of Belvidere, Thomas (Lisa) of Garden Prairie; grandchildren Michael (Alisa) Pyszka, Sarah (Robert) Flores, Nick (Tracy) Pyszka, Cody Pyszka, Andrea (Patrick) Stein; great grandchildren Nathan, Adalyn, Hadley and Liam; Sisters in-law Dorothy Fairgrieves, Elsie Fairgrieves and Evelyn Pyszka both of Belvidere. Beverly is preceded in death by her parents, husband Peter; brothers, Richard and Charles; and son, David.
Graveside service and committal of Beverly’s cremated remains will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, November 2, 2013 in Belvidere Cemetery with Rev. Dina Lauman, pastor of Garden Prairie United Church of Christ officiating. A gathering of friends will be held from Noon to 2:00 p.m. Saturday at the Garden Prairie United Church of Christ.