M y Mothers family settled in Sandwich in the 1850's. Born and raised in Sandwich, I have lived here all my life. Raising my family with my wife Sharon, we opened our ambulance service in 1982 being Sandwich's only Paramedic Ambulance Service. Then going to Mortuary School and opening Beverage Family Funeral Home. Sharon once a Paramedic with our Ambulance Service and then later becoming a Nurse.In 2005 Sharon and I purchased the Lyons-Cluts-Simes Funeral Homes in Rochelle and Ashton. Now known as the Beverage-Lyons Family Funeral Homes.