Beverly June (Voss) Tallman, 81, of Olin, passed into eternity on Sunday, October 27, 2019 while under the care of the Clarence Nursing Home and Above & Beyond Hospice. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, October 31, 2019 at 10: 30 am in St. John Lutheran Church in Olin with graveside burial rites to follow in the Olin City Cemetery. Visitation will be held at Fry Funeral Home in Tipton on Wednesday, October 30, 2019 from 4:00 to 7:00 pm. Online condolences may be shared at www.fryfuneralhome.com. Should friends so desire memorials may be directed to St. John Lutheran Church, PO Box 186, Olin, Iowa 52320 or Olin Ambulance Service, PO Box 301, Olin, Iowa 52320.
Beverly was born on June 15, 1938 at home in Cedar County, Iowa. She was raised in Cedar County and graduated from the Tipton School in 1956. Beverly attended the Paris Beauty Academy in Cedar Rapids and graduated in 1957. She had various jobs in Tipton and worked at Crispin’s Maid-Rite for 4 years when she was in high school and also at the Cedar County Conservation office.
After Beauty School she started her career as a beautician at the Roosevelt Hotel in Cedar Rapids after which she moved to Mechanicsville and then to Olin where she opened her own beauty shop. Altogether she practiced for 46 years. Beverly was married to James Tallman on September 4, 1960 at the Tipton Lutheran Church. They lived in Olin and had 2 children; Brenda (Mark) Lehrman of Olin and Brian (Karina) Tallman of Stavanger, Norway; grandchildren, Nick and Eli Lehrman and Jonah Tallman; sisters, Kathy (Steve) Pasker of Swisher, Iowa and Mary Ann (John) Esbeck of Tipton, Iowa.
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Olin Ambulance Service
PO Box 301, Olin IA 52320
St. John Lutheran Church
PO Box 186, Olin IA 52320