OTTAWA — Beverly G. Siefker, 55, Ottawa, died at 10:30 p.m. Saturday, March 2, 2019, at Kindred Hospital, Lima.

She was born September 8, 1963, in Defiance, to Randal and Delores (Brand) Skiver of Defiance. On September 10, 1999, she married Dean Siefker, who survives in Ottawa.

Other survivors include five siblings, Steve (Mary Jo) Skiver of Kokomo, Ind., and Allan (Kathy) Skiver, Jerry Skiver, Tony (Dawn) Skiver and Jannett (Robert) Kubica, all of Defiance; six in-laws, Sandy Skiver of Continental, Kim (Karl “Dutch”) Baumgartner of Swanton, Beth (Jon) Petersen of New Bavaria, Dale (Monica) Siefker of Bloomington, Ind., Mike (Sonia) Siefker of Glandorf and Jeff (Jane) Siefker of Dublin; mother-in-law, Alice Siefker of Glandorf; and special sister, Mary Ann (Andy) Slivka of Columbus.

She was preceded in death by a brother, Stan Skiver; father-in-law, Don Siefker; and a brother-in-law, Mark Siefker.

Beverly worked for Brookhill Industries in Ottawa and had also worked for Quadco in Stryker for four years. She attended Good Samaritan School in Defiance. She was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Glandorf.

Funeral Mass will begin at 10 a.m. Wednesday, March 6, 2019, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Glandorf, with Father Tony Fortman officiating. Burial will follow in North Mt. Zion Cemetery, Continental. Visitation will be from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. today at Heitmeyer Funeral Home, Continental. A scripture service will begin at 1:45 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice. Condolences may be expressed at

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