Beverly Ann Goering passed away on November 25, 2021, at the age of 76. Bev was born October 23, 1945, in Goodland Kansas to John William and Hazel Violet Tracy. Bev was married on August 23, 1964. She had two children, Christopher Scott and Robyn Elizabeth with her former husband Richard (Scott) Goering.
Bev earned her Bachelor’s degree in Management Science and her Master’s degree in Business Administration from Regis University. Bev was a lifetime learner and was always taking classes in various topics and earned countless certificates along the way.
Bev worked in the Utilities Department for the City of Fort Collins for 29 years. After retirement, she began her next adventure in designing and creating beautiful jewelry. This was one of her greatest joys. She was quite accomplished with beads, stones, gems, and metal. She could often be found at one of her workbenches sketching a new design, performing intricate work with a magnifying glass, or pounding out copper on an old railroad tie in her garage.
Bev was a longtime member of the Colorado Archaeological Society and the Fort Collins Rockhound Club. Bev had a love of travel and new experiences. She was a member of the Friendship Force and had traveled to 38 different countries. Bev had a passion for genealogy. She was a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution. She loved to share stories about her family's heritage.
Bev was proceeded in death by her parents John and Hazel Tracy. Bev is survived by her partner Dean Grogan of Fort Collins, son Chris Goering of Windsor, daughter Robyn (Scottie) Moore of Fort Collins, granddaughters Mary Goering, Emily Goering, Evelyn Moore, and Madelyn Moore, sister Jolene (Rich) Miller of Goodland, KS, and many nieces and nephews.
As many of you know, Bev loved to share stories. These stories were sometimes historical or sometimes educational. She could keep you captivated as you learned something new. We hope you would continue sharing stories to keep her spirit alive.
Fond memories and condolences may be sent in care of Bateman Funeral Home, P.O. Box 278, Goodland, KS 67735 or visit www.batemanfuneral.com