Ronald “Ron” Bever, 64, of Perry passed away Friday, Feb. 1, 2019, at his home in Perry, Iowa.
Funeral services will be held at the First Christian Church in Perry Wednesday, Feb. 6 at 11 a.m. Visitation will be Tuesday, Feb. 5 from 5-7 p.m. at the Carris Family Funeral Home and Cremation Care in Perry. Burial will be at the Iowa Veterans Cemetery in Van Meter.
Memorials will be given to the USO and may be left at the funeral home. Online condolences may be sent at www.carrisfuneralhome.com.
Ronald “Ron” Dean Bever was born Sept. 30, 1954, in Perry, Iowa, to Darrell Lloyd and Ernestine Junior (Clair) Bever.
He attended Central Dallas High School in Minburn, graduating in 1972, and the Chicago City-Wide College in Mannheim, Germany, receiving an associate’s degree in business.
He was united in marriage to Corrine Marie Johnson in Adel Feb. 26, 2016.
Ron served in the AU.S. rmy as a dining facility manager. After his discharge, he worked as a dietary manager and an independent contractor.
Ron was a member of the American Legion and enjoyed woodworking, baking cakes and being a grandpa.
Left to cherish Ron’s memory are his wife, Corrine; parents, Darrell and Ernestine Bever; children, Angela (Bryan) Lesher of Centralia, Mo., Christopher Bever of Lebanon, Mo., and Brandon Bever of West Virginia; grandchildren, Allison, J.T., J.R., Jade “Skye,” Aurora, Raevynn, Remington, Logan, Arabella and Liam; siblings, Deb (“Breezie” Hart) Davis of Ferris, Texas, Steven (Donna) Bever of Des Moines, Jim (Kathy) Bever of Boone and Diane (Jim) Cox of Minburn.