MOUNT VERNON — Beverly M. Buhl, 72, of Kirk Street, Mount Vernon, passed away Wednesday, July 15, 2009, at Knox Community Hospital in Mount Vernon.
She was born July 2, 1937, in Waupan, Wis., to the late Raymond and E. Marie (Hietala) Olson. Beverly was an animal lover and could never turn away any feline friend that would pay a visit. She will be sadly missed by all who knew her.
She is survived by her husband of 26 years, Donald Buhl; a son, Steve (Kim) Colliton of Cape Coral, Fla.; a daughter, Cara Hamilton of Johnstown; five grandchildren, Barbie, Michele, Jo Lynn, Carina and Christopher; three great-grandchildren, Charlie, Leena and Marty; and five nieces and nephews.
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by a son, Craig Alan Colliton; and a brother, Roger Olson.
Friends may call Monday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home, 201 Newark Road, Mount Vernon, OH 43050, where a funeral service will be held Tuesday at 11 a.m. The Rev. Gerald Bell will officiate. Burial will follow in Mound View Cemetery in Mount Vernon.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Palliative Care Unit at Knox Community Hospital, 1330 Coshocton Ave., Mount Vernon, OH 43050. This obituary and guest registry are online at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.
The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Beverly M. Buhl.