Beverly Jean Boyum, 82, of Kerrville, Texas passed from this life on May 5, 2023 at a local hospital.
Beverly was born March 8, 1941 in Moline, Illinois to A. Werner and Margaret Klingborg Hokanson. She married Jerome E. Boyum on May 12, 1962 in Moline, IL. She owned Five Star Travel in Gibson City, IL. Beverly used her travel planning skills to travel the world; she travelled the world by planes, trains, car, RV, and ship. She achieved her goal of going on 80 cruises. She also had the joy of a mountain get-away in Arizona where she spent time with her life-long childhood friend, Sandy Workman. Beverly enjoyed the casinos as well, and playing the slots at land and at sea. Beverly retired in Kerrville where she was much loved by her friends, she decided to spend the rest of her life in Kerrville after losing her soul mate, Jerome. Beverly will be missed for her beautiful, fun and adventurous spirit.
Beverly is preceded in death by her parents and her husband.
Those left to honor her memory include her sister, Janice LaMacchia of St. Louis, MO; son, Jeffery Boyum of Grand Prairie, TX; daughter, Katrina Kothe of Waco, TX; grandchildren, Sara and Samuel Kothe of Waco, TX; and great-grandchildren, Dante and Phoenix.
Family services will be held at a later date in Illinois.
Arrangements with dignity, pride, and honor are by Kerrville Funeral Home. (830) 895-5111