Beverly  R. "Nan" Cone

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“I am so sorry to hear of Beverly's passing. She was a very sweet lady and special person. I was honored to know her and take care of her. She will be...Read More »
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Beverly R. "Nan" Cone, 93, Kokomo, passed away at 3:32 PM, November 13, 2012 at her residence. She was born on May 17, 1919 in Kokomo, IN, to the late William Boruff and Agnes (Munier) Boruff Brown. On December 1, 1943 in Nashville, Tennessee she married William "Poppy" Cone. Mr. Cone passed away in 2008.

Beverly worked and managed several businesses here in Kokomo, including; Fanny Farmer Candy shop, Sweet Heart Jewelry Shop and Carl-Ann Dress Shop. She also volunteered at Saint Joseph Hospital. She loved shopping, and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She also loved attending their sporting events. She enjoyed entertaining, and making every holiday special. She will be greatly missed. Beverly was a member of Saint Joan of Arc Catholic Church, Daughters of Isabella, Alter Rosary Society, American Business Woman's Association, and Cheer Guilt at Saint Joseph Hospital.

Surviving are her; two children; Michael (Tammi) Cone, Kokomo, Karen (DeWayne) Richmond, Kokomo, three grandchildren: William (Shannon) Cone, Brad (Melissa) Richmond, Brent (Melissa) Richmond, great grandchildren; Ashley Cone, Amy Cone, Jake Gordon, Zane Gordon, Brycen Richmond, Brayden Richmond, Taylor England, Tanner England, James Richmond, Jacob Richmond, Jacey Richmond, Jansen Richmond, and one soon to be Rylan Richmond, special friends, Jerry and Justin Hyatt, Melissa Bell, Kimberly Cone, Gloria Boruff, special nieces; Cheri Cheril and Colleen Rich, as well as several other nieces and nephews.

Preceded in death; are her parents; her husband; one brother; Jerry Boruff.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 AM, Saturday, November 17, 2012 at Saint Joan of Arc Catholic Church, 3155 South 200 West Kokomo, with Reverend Father Ted Dudzinski, and Father David Hellman celebrating. Burial will follow at Sunset Memory Garden Cemetery. Friends may visit with the family Friday, November 16, 2012, from 4:00 PM -8:00 PM with a Rosary service beginning at 7:30 PM at Ellers Mortuary Webster Street Chapel. 3400 South Webster Street Kokomo, Indiana.