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Thursday, April 03, 2014 8:00 PM

Jan. 21, 1933-April 3, 2014

DELPHOS — Beatrice “Bea” Kaverman, 81, of Delphos passed away Thursday morning at Van Wert Inpatient Hospice Center, surrounded by her loving family.

Her Family… She was born Jan. 21, 1933, in Van Wert County to Joseph E. and Bertha D. (Pohlman) Lindeman, who preceded her in death.


On May 7, 1955, she married Donald Kaverman, who survives in Delphos.


She is also survived by a son, Larry Kaverman of Toledo; a daughter, Nancy (William) Shaffer of Spencerville; a granddaughter, Calla Shaffer of Spencerville; two brothers, Roger (Lois) Lindeman of Wapakoneta and Richard (Diane) Lindeman of Delphos; a sister, Louise (Anthony) Warnecke of Delphos; sister-in-law Lorene Lindeman of Delphos; many nieces and nephews; and in-laws, Rita Kaverman, Helen Kaverman and Ralph (Marge) Kaverman all of Delphos.

She was also preceded in death by two brothers, Donald Lindeman and Elmer Lindeman.

Her Legacy… Beatrice was 1951 graduate of St. John’s High School. After 24 years of service, she retired from Trim Trends in Spencerville. She loved to bake, especially cookies earning her the name “Grandma Cookie.” She was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Landeck, and the Catholic Ladies of Columbia Council 84. She was also a member of the VFW Auxiliary 3035, Delphos.

Her Farewell Services... Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Landeck, the Rev. Dave Reinhart officiating. Burial will follow in church cemetery.

Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Saturday and 2-8 p.m. Sunday at Strayer Funeral Home, where a Parish Wake Service will be held Sunday at 7:30 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

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Last Updated on Friday, April 04, 2014 8:18 PM

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