Beverly A. Priess, age 75 of Battle Creek, passed away Saturday, July 25, 2020. She was born June 29, 1945 in Franklin, New Jersey the daughter of Harrison Lee and Idella Mary (Banks) Aten. She graduated from Newberry High School in Newberry, Michigan and the Humboldt Institute. Bev worked in banking for many years, Cut Rate Grocery for 17 years and Allstate Insurance for the past 22 years. On September 2, 1967 she was married to Elwood A. Priess who survives. Also surviving is her oldest son and daughter in law Anthony and Maria; youngest son Timothy and grandson Cody. A graveside service will be held 3:00 p.m. Thursday, July 30, 2020 at Fort Custer National Cemetery with Pastor Travis Davis of The Family Altar Chapel officiating.