Beverly Janet Carlisle
Beverly Janet Carlisle
June 14, 1943 - November 10, 2019

Beverly J. Carlisle

Beverly J. Carlisle, 76, of Palatka, passed away peacefully in her sleep Sunday, Nov. 10, 2019 at Lakewood Nursing Home in Crescent City following recent complications from a stroke. Beverly was born in Berea, Ohio and had been a resident of Palatka for the past 31 years coming from Huntsville, AL. She had spent most of her life as a single mother of three children. She was a Charter Member of New Beginnings Baptist Fellowship where she wrote all of the adult birthday cards and was a former member of the former Tabernacle Baptist Church where she sang in the choir and was a Sunday school teacher. She was also Lifetime member of VFW Post 3349 Auxiliary in Palatka. Beverly enjoyed going to church, crocheting, bingo, dancing, and online pinochle.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Michael and Gertrude Cegielski Behlke.
Surviving are two sons and daughter-in-law, William Lee “Bill” Van Tuyl and Michael John “Mike” and Sandra Van Tuyl; a daughter and son-in-law, Regina and Stephen Houck; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Lewis and Kathy Behlke and Ronald and Dianne Behlke and four grandchildren, Aaron Houck, Sydney Houck, Jessica Houck and Adam Van Tuyl.

Memorial services will be 10:00 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019 at New Beginnings Baptist Fellowship with Pastor Rick McClure officiating.

Flowers are gratefully accepted or memorial gifts may be sent to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or Building Fund, New Beginnings Baptist Fellowship, 915 S. Moody Rd., Palatka, FL 32177.

Messages of encouragement or sympathy may be expressed on her online guestbook at

Masters Funeral Home of Palatka is assisting the family.

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