Jean C. Beherns, 71 of Paxton, died at 12:45 a.m. Saturday, May 04, 2013, at Heartland Healthcare Center, Paxton.
A graveside service will be held at 3:00 p.m. Tuesday, May 7, 2013, at Glen Cemetery, Paxton with Rev. Craig Pinley officiating. Baier Family Funeral Services, Paxton is handling arrangements.
Jean was born August 17, 1941 in Watseka the daughter of William Jennings and Edna Blanton Booi.
Jean is survived by two daughters; Donna Howe of Paxton, Deborah Beherns of Gilman; two sons, David W. (Christy) Beherns of Hewitt, TX, Douglas Beherns of Paxton; five grandchildren, Truman Howe, David L. Beherns, Chad Schulz, Christopher Beherns, Emily Beherns; five great grandchildren; three brothers, Jerry Booi, Jim Booi, Jeff Booi and two sisters, Janice Marion and Judy Dubee.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a grandson.
Jean moved from Loda to Paxton in 1986. She attended the First United Methodist Church, Paxton. She was a wonderful mother and enjoyed crocheting, quilting, reading, cake decorating and putting puzzles together.
Memorials may be made to an organization of the donor’s choice.
Condolences may be offered at www.baierfuneralservices.com.