Hollstein, Beverly

Beverly J. Hollstein, 87, of Waldron,  Mich., died Aug. 5, 2019, at Caring Dunn Right in Morenci, Mich.

She was born Nov. 11, 1931, in Prattville, Mich., to the late Elbert and Fern (Gray) Thompson. She married Harvey Hollstein on Feb. 5, 1949, in Butler, Ind. He preceded her in death on Feb. 23, 2010.

A 1949 graduate of Waldron Area Schools, she earned her bachelor’s degree in education at Hillsdale College. She served her teaching career at Morenci Area Schools for five years, before returning to her alma mater of Waldron, where she taught in the elementary school for 23 years. Bev was a member of the Waldron Church of Christ.

She is survived by a daughter, Aimie (and Lynn) Flickinger of Freeport, Fla.; two sons, Tim (and Sharon) Hollstein of Adrian, Mich., and Todd Hollstein of Waldron; six grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren.

Cremation will take place and a memorial service is planned at 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 8, at the Waldron Church of Christ, with Pastor Don Crain officiating. Private interment will take place in the Waldron Cemetery. Visitation is scheduled from 10 a.m. Thursday until the service begins at the church. 

Arrangements were handled by Eagle Funeral Home in Morenci.