Peggy Beverly, 62

Peggy Jo Beverly, 62, Wabash, died at 4:28 p.m., Wednesday, June 11,  at Wabash County Hospital. She was born April 28, 1952 in Wabash, to Donald and Martha (Farr) Helm.

Peggy was a 1970 graduate of Wabash High School. She was a member of the Wabash Presbyterian Church and a former member of the LaFontaine Lioness Club.  She enjoyed reading and knitting. 

She is survived by her mother, Martha Helm, Wabash; daughter, Lindsey (Coley) Schenkel and granddaughter, Everly Schenkel, all of Urbana; sisters and brothers, Terry (Charles) Foster, Wabash, Janet (Tom) Haupert, North Manchester, John (Tammy) Helm, Greenwood, Mary (Gregg) Pfafman, Auburn, David (Renee) Helm and Jeff Helm both of Wabash, her companion, Walter Long, Wabash and his family. She was preceded in death by her father, her daughter, Lisa Ferverda, and her sister, Cheryl Burkhart.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, June 16, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Avenue, Wabash. Burial will be in Gardens of Memory Cemetery, Marion. Friends may call 2-6 p.m. Sunday, at the funeral home.

Preferred memorials are to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation or the American Diabetes Association.

The memorial guest book for Peggy may be signed at

Posted on 2014 Jun 12