Beverly C. Henss, age 54, of Germantown, passed away Friday, November 14 at her residence. Local funeral services for 54 year old Beverly C. Henss will be Monday, November 17 at 7:30 p.m. at the Moss Funeral Home in Breese. Friends may call Monday from 4:00 p.m. to service time at the funeral home. Additional services will be held Wednesday in Kentucky. Burial will be in Greens Chapel Cemetery in White Plains, Kentucky. Memorials are suggested to the Lupus Foundation of America.
She was born October 7, 1960 in Chicago, IL to Marjorie (nee Williams) Clay of Greenville, KY and the late Andrew Lee Crews.
On November 7, 1981 she married Paul Henss at St. Mary Catholic Church in Trenton, IL and they later divorced.
Surviving are her sons Brad (Laura) Henss of Highland, IL, Dr. Bryan (fiancée Lisa Renshaw) Henss of Denton, TX, and Nick (friend Kat McCrory) Henss of Germantown, IL; 3 grandchildren, Dakota, Kylyrr, and Amber; siblings, JoAnn (Earl) Wolff of O’Fallon, IL, Debbie (John) Tippett of Greenville, KY, Nancy (Eddie) Cook of Greenville, KY, and Drew (Julia) Crews of Arnold, MO; and numerous nieces, nephews, and extended family.
In addition to her father, she was also preceded in death by her step-mother, Phyllis Crews; step-father, John Clay; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Arnold E. and Wilma (nee Wolf) Henss; and a sister-in-law, Mary Henss.
Beverly was a former member of St. Bernard Catholic Church in Albers, IL.
She formerly worked at Farm Credit Services, but her true love was singing. Bev began singing with her family at a very young age and later was a vocalist with numerous bands in which she toured many venues throughout the St. Louis area. Her favorite group that she performed with in the past was the band VERTIGO and most recently she sang in the local area.