Beverly Y. “Bev” Dow, 66, of Pullman, passed away Sunday, March 8, 2020, at Avalon Care Center in Pullman. A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Sunday at Trinity Lutheran Church as part of the Sunday morning worship service.

Beverly was born April 5, 1953 in Spokane to Alvin and Marvel (Baumgartner) Dow. She grew up and attended school in Cheney, Wash. Following high school graduation, Beverly went to work at Eastern Washington University in the housekeeping department, later moving to Pullman, where she went to work at Washington State University.

Beverly was an active volunteer in the Pullman community including Pullman Regional Hospital. She truly loved life to its fullest, enjoying its many simple pleasures. She enjoyed chatting with friends and family, attending plays and movies, and activities with Pullman’s Parks and Recreation Department. Bev was a longtime member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Pullman, where she actively volunteered and participated in the life of the church.

She is survived by her sister, Karen Calvert, and husband, Rick, of Cheney, Wash.; three brothers, Barry, Leland and Jerry Dow all of Cheney, Wash.; and numerous nieces, nephews and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Ronnie, and sister, Janice. Kimball Funeral Home of Pullman has been entrusted with arrangements. The family suggests memorial donations to Trinity Lutheran Church, 1300 NE Lybecker, Pullman, WA 99163. Online condolences may be sent to

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