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Beverly Coffield, 68

Beverly Coffield, 68, of Lancaster, Minnesota passed away at her
home on Monday evening, November 15, 2010.  Beverly Jean Jenkins was
born May 18th, 1942 at Hallock, Minnesota.  She grew up in Lancaster
and was a graduate of Lancaster High School in 1960.  On March 11,
1961 she was united in marriage to John “Jack” Coffield at St. Louis
Park, Minnesota.  The couple returned to Lancaster in 1962.  Bev
worked at the Kittson County Courthouse, the county nursing service
and Ristad Farms.  She later became secretary at the Lancaster School
and worked there for many years, retiring in 2005.  
    Family members include her husband, Jack; a daughter, Corrine
“Missy” (Tom) Karboviak, Lancaster; four grandchildren, Randali
(Ryan) Watson, Duluth, MN, Skyler Karboviak, Lancaster, Sierra
Karboviak, Lancaster and John Karboviak, Lancaster; two brothers,
Lorne (Denise) Jenkins, Mesa, AZ and Bob (Margaret “Mike”) Jenkins,
St. Michael, MN; two sisters, Betty (Bill) Boeckman, Kilkenny, MN and
Kathy Defoe, Pembina, ND; special family friend, Grandma Verona; and
many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; a
son, Scott in 1982 and a brother-in-law, Chuck.
A committal service will be held at Riverview Memorial Garden
Cemetery in Lancaster at 3:30 p.m. on Friday, November 19th with a
memorial service to follow at 5:30 p.m. in the Lancaster Public
School Gymnasium.  Rev. Galen Nordin and Rev. Melodi Hagen,
presiding; Savannah Younggren, soloist and Amanda Callier, pianist.
Honorary casket bearers will be Joyce Glad, Virginia Coffield, Janice
Clow, Susan Weaver, Sandy Peterson, Patty Lysford and Ruth
Reddington.  The Austin Funeral Home of Hallock is in charge of

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