Belvidere, ILBeverly R. Gustafson, 88, of Belvidere and formerly of Rockford, IL died Tuesday morning, January 29, 2013 in Northwoods Care Center after a lengthy illness. Beverly was born August 16, 1924 in Wheaton, IL the daughter of Walter and Mildred (Vogd) Brody. She married Eugene Gustafson in 1952. Beverly farmed with her husband and worked for Northern Illinois Hospital Supply. Beverly was a fan of the Cubs and Bulls; enjoyed gardening, cooking and baking; and having her friends over for dinner.She is survived by her husband Eugene of Belvidere; children Rose ( Elmer) Jackson of Rockford, Marsha (Andy Dach) Gustafson of Rockford, Bonnie Slidek of Rockford, Steven Gustafson of Rockford. Beverly is predeceased by her parents and an infant twin.
Memorials can be given in care of the family.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, February 5, 2013 in Buck-Wheeler-Hyland Funeral Home, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave., Belvidere, IL with Rev. Dr. Bob Kopp, pastor of First Presbyterian Church officiating. Burial will be in Twelve Mile Grove Cemetery, Pecatonica. Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. to service time Tuesday at the funeral home. Memorials can be given in care of the family.