- Deceased's name: Beverly Ann (Hendricks) Perry
- Age: 82
- Date: Aug. 5, 2010
- Hometown: Downers Grove
- Survived by: Sons Steven, of Bolingbrook, and Lynn, of Rockford; daughter Lisa Schuster of Black Creek, Wis.; brother Larry Hendricks, of The Villages, Fla.; five grandchildren and two step-grandchildren.
Mrs. Perry died Aug. 5 at Burgess Square Healthcare Center in Westmont. She was born July 8, 1928, in White, S.D., to Paul and Marie (Papka) Hendricks Jr. She graduated from Brookings High School in 1946. She married Wayne E. Perry, of Bruce, S.D., on May 15, 1953. He preceded her in death, as did her parents and sisters Maxine Lakeman and Audrey Dock.
Mrs. Perry and her husband owned The Enterprise newspaper in Plainfield for more than 20 years.
A funeral was held Aug. 7 at the Modell Funeral Home in Darien. Interment is in Greenwood Cemetery in Brookings, S.D.