Beryle Ramona “Billie” Montgomery Ivell, age 82, passed away on February 22, 2021 at the Stowe-Glen Retirement Village, Stowe, Ohio, where she had resided for the past several years. She was born on July 7, 1938 and raised by John K. “Jack” and Lottie Seelbaugh Montgomery in the Eau
Claire area. She had attended the Flat Rock one-room school and graduated from Moniteau High School. She spent many years as a nurses’ aide, caregiver and cook in Grove City. She also worked for the Pry Home near West Sunbury caring for special needs children. Beryle married Robert E. Ivell, Jr. on March 26, 1960; he preceded her in death on September 29, 1999.
She is survived by her daughter Sharon Elizabeth (Gordon Bowers), her brother James R. Montgomery, step-grandson Brandon Bowers, step-great-grandchildren Brooke and Damien Bowers, many nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her siblings, Ronald “Bus” Montgomery, Mabel (George) McGinnis, Beryl (Paul) Hovis, and John “Jack” Montgomery, her parents and step-granddaughter Angela Nicole Bowers. Beryle loved contacting family and friends on their birthdays and anniversaries and remembered many of them into her later years.
The family would like to thank Deanne Lavigna for her exceptional care of Beryle. Burial took place at the Clintonville Methodist Cemetery. The Larry E. McKinley Funeral Home in Clintonville PA assisted the family with the arrangements. A memorial service will take place at a later date.
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