Beverly Rae Elfering passed away December 13, 2016 at Ogden Regional Medical Center in Ogden, UT. She was born July 2, 1936 in Rensselaer, IN to Leonard Allen and Doris Schroer Hays. She married Paul Elfering on September 12, 1953 in Thermopolis, WY. To this union, they were blessed with 3 children.She grew up and received her elementary education in Indiana until she moved to Casper, Wyoming where she attended Natrona County High School. She worked for many years as an accomplished Seamstress making draperies.Beverly loved her grandchildren and her favorite pastime was spending time with them. She also loved to travel, going on cruises and taking long drives anywhere she could go. She also enjoyed doing cross stitch, working cross word puzzles and taking care of others expecting nothing in return. She had a feisty “spark plug” personality and was strong willed and minded.She is survived by her daughter: Shelly Tholl (Clifton); 4 grandchildren: Tyler Tholl (Michelle), Brandon Tholl (Sarah Hale), Paul Tholl (Mari) Dakota Elfering and 6 great grandchildren: Maycie, Tanner, Oliver, Harper, Silas and Ella. She is also survived by her siblings: Martha Bender (Don) and Roger Hays (Nancy). She was preceded in death by her husband Paul and her 2 sons: Rodney and Paul.The family will hold a private gathering to celebrate her life.The family suggests donations be made to the Lion’s International Eye Bank.