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Beverly Somerville

Beverly Somerville

Jan. 23, 1944-June 12, 2013

Beverly Mae Somerville, 69, of Brainerd, passed away on Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at her home on Rice Lake, surrounded by her loving family.

She was born January 23, 1944 in Brainerd to James and Adeline (Tengwall) Murphy.

Beverly loved vacations and doing yard work. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends; entertaining and preparing huge meals.

Beverly will be deeply missed by her sons, Jeff and Brian, both of Lake Park; grandchildren, Laicy, Brendan, Molley and Aubrey; and her mother, Adeline Murphy of Brainerd.

Preceding Beverly in death were her father, James; brother, Allen; and grandson, Shelby.

Funeral services for Beverly will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, June 17 in Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Brainerd.

Visitation will take place from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday, June 16 at Halvorson-Johnson Funeral Home in Brainerd, and also one hour prior to Monday's services at church.

Interment will take place at 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 19 in Evergreen Cemetery.

The family is being served by Halvorson-Johnson Funeral and Cremation Care, Brainerd. An online guestbook is available for signing at