Beverly Ann Herron, age 74, died Sunday (July 9, 2006) at her home in McCook after a long battle with cancer.
She was born May 10, 1932 to George and Gladys (Brewer) Brumfield at St. Joseph, Mo. She graduated from Manual High School in Denver, Colo. in 1950.
She married John M. Herron in Commerce City, Colo. on Nov. 27, 1951. To this union one son, John Timothy, was born.
She was a member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Past President and Treasurer of VFW Women's Auxiliary, and a member of Good Sams Club. She enjoyed fishing, traveling, embroidery, and sewing, but most of all she enjoyed spending time with family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, George and Gladys Brumfield; sister, Darlene Sorenson; brother-in-law, Gordon Jones; two nephews, Kevin Bobka and Danny Sorenson.
Survivors include her husband, John M. of McCook; son, John Timothy Herron and wife, Pamela of McCook; grandchildren, John Jason Herron and wife, Jennifer of Jacksonville, NC, Julie Ann Ellis and husband, Bill of Bartley, Jeremiah Herron and wife, Christina of Wayne, Jennifer Herron of McCook; and five great-grandchildren, Benton, Kaitlynne and Tyler Ellis and Collin and Matthew Herron; brother, Ronald Brumfield and wife, Marlene of Great Falls, Mont.; brother-in-law, Mel Sorenson of Ogden, Utah; sisters, Dorothy Sninsky, Wilma Bobka and husband, Richard all of Thornton, Colo., Donna Jones of Grand Junction, Colo.; and many nieces and nephews.
Rosary will be Thursday at 7 p.m. at Carpenter Breland Funeral Home.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be Friday, at 10 a.m. at St. Patrick's Catholic Church with Father Gary Brethour officiating.
Visitation will be Tuesday and Wednesday from 9 a.m.-5 p.m., and Thursday from 9 a.m. until the time of the rosary. Friends may also sign her book at the funeral home or go online at to send condolences.
Memorials may be given in her name.
Carpenter Breland Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.