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Visitation

Divine Mercy Catholic Church, Payne
Sunday September 15th, 2019
2:00pm - 5:00pm

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Funeral Service

Riverside Christian Church
Monday September 16th, 2019
10:00am

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Russel "Pete" Beerbower

Russel Pete Beerbower, 96 of Antwerp passed away Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019.

Pete was born in Harlan, IN on Sept. 4, 1923 a son of the late Adolphus & Eva (Rodocker) Beerbower.

He proudly served his country in the Army Air Corp during World War II, worked at Panhandle Eastern Pipeline but will be remembered for his wonderful sense of humor and Christian faith. 

Pete will be sadly missed by his children, Brenda (Leslie) Strong, James (the late Jolene), David (Karen) & Steven; 7 grandchildren; 19 great grandchildren & one great great grandchild on the way.

He was also preceded in death by his wife, Nellie (Kees) and siblings,  Anna Mae Rediger, Opal Green, Carlin, Wayne, Guy, Owen & Ray.

Funeral service is Monday, Sept. 16, 2019, 10 am with viewing, 9 - 9:45 am at Riverside Christian Church,15413 OH-49, Antwerp.

Viewing is also Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, 2-5 pm at Dooley Funeral Home, Antwerp.

He will be laid to rest in Scipio Cemetery with military honors.

Please omit flowers: Memorials are to Woodburn Children's Home

Fond memories may be shared at dooleyfuneralhome.com

FLOWERS AND OTHER TRIBUTES MAY BE DELIVERED SATURDAY, 9 AM TO 3 PM or SUNDAY, 9 AM TO 11:30 AM TO DOOLEY FUNERAL HOME, ANTWERP.


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Guestbook

Steve & family, Sorry to hear of your father's passing. May God comfort you during this time.

Susan (Mosier) Gladieux Sep 17 2019 12:00 AM

Uncle Pete and Aunt Nellie God is with you. Our Condolences and thoughts and Prayers to your Family and Friends.
Sincerely,
Roger and Mary Beerbower

Roger and Mary Beerbower Sep 15 2019 12:00 AM

TO the Beerbower famiy; we were neighbors to Pete and Nellie when we lived in Antwerp. We always enjoyed talking to both of them and we loved Nellies cakes she made for our grandchildren. We missed them when we moved away. God be with the famiily during ths time. RIP PETE

Arvil and Joan Sizemore Sep 15 2019 12:00 AM

I worked with Jim at NAVL. So sorry to hear this. Prayers for you and the rest of ur family at this time.

LisanReinke Sep 14 2019 12:00 AM

Karen & Mike Beerbower
Stacy & Ernie Myers
Mike & Sarah Myers
Kenneth & Tammy Myers
Tiffany & Chris Reedy
Brian Reedy
Kara Reedy

R.I.P Pete
Sorry for you loss.

Kenneth Myers Sep 14 2019 12:00 AM

RIP Pete & Nellie... Many memories of y'all picking us up for church in the van, besides the x Pete would come to the house to have communion and Bible study with my parents. Thank you for the good example you always set. In fond remembrance, Tannie Marie

Tannie Marie (Rothgeb) Beason Sep 12 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Russel "Pete" Beerbower

Tannie Marie (Rothgeb) Beason Sep 12 2019 12:00 AM

A MONET'S GARDEN TABLE BASKET was ordered on September 12, 2019

Expression of Sympathy Sep 12 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Russel "Pete" Beerbower

Sue Jordan Sep 12 2019 12:00 AM

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Friends and Family Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM