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Beverly A. Dobie, 78

Jan 3, 2016

Beverly Dobie

Stewartville Beverly A. Dobie, age 78, formerly of Winnebago, passed away after a long illness on Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2015 at the Stewartville Care Center in Stewartville. Funeral services were held Monday, Dec. 28, at the Lutheran Church of Our Savior in Winnebago. Burial was in Sterling cemetery near Mapleton.

Bev was born Dec. 8, 1937 in Winnebago, the daughter of Rudy and Beryl Frank. Bev grew up in Winnebago and was married there to William L. Dobie on Dec. 17, 1955. They just recently celebrated 60 years of marriage.

Bev was full of song, laughter, and joy that she spread freely to others. She loved spending time with her family and socializing with friends. She and her husband enjoyed many years at their cabin in Orr, on beautiful Elephant Lake.

She is survived by her husband, William L. Dobie, of Stewartville, (formerly of Winnebago and Amboy); sons, Mark (Linda) Dobie, of Spring Valley, and Paul (Anna) Dobie, of Moscow, Kansas; grandchildren, Karla (Dobie) Irish, Seth Dobie, Allison Dobie, Luke Dobie, Natalie Dobie, Mackenzie Dobie, and Kaitlyn Dobie; step-grandchildren, Nicholas Krahn and Dylan Krahn; and siblings, Robert Frank, Delores Sprenger, Joyce Bosshart, and Audrey Slama.

She was preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Diane Dobie; and siblings, Ronald Frank and Gordon Frank.