Laverna Mae “Bev” Goughnour, 94, formerly of Monticello and Marion, died Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014, at St. Luke’s Hospital, Cedar Rapids, with Tom and Dave at her side, following a brief illness. A celebration of Bev’s life was Saturday, Dec. 6, at First Presbyterian Church in Monticello. Private internment will be in Oakwood Cemetery. Thoughts, memories and condolences may be left at www.goettschonline.com. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Monticello Public Library or Monticello School Foundation.