Beverly L. Vertz
Feb. 16, 1927 ó July 3, 2015
Beverly L. Vertz of North Prairie died on Friday, July 3, 2015, at Waukesha Springs at the age of 88. She was born in Antigo on February 16, 1927, the daughter of Franklin and Lena (nee Steffens) Keen. On August 14, 1954, she married Raymond Vertz at St. Claire Church in North Lake; he preceded her in death on June 4, 2003. Beverly was a longtime member of St. Paulís Catholic Church, where she was a member of the Christian Mothers. She enjoyed being a member of TOPS and was very active in the North Prairie Fire Department Womenís Auxiliary. Beverly loved playing rummy, baking and going for walks.
Most of all, she cherished the time she spent with her family and will always be remembered for her kindness, willingness to help others and her outgoing personality.
She will be sadly missed by her children, Audrey (Dale) Gleaser of Oconomowoc, Darlene Vertz of Waukesha, Sandra (David) Zisky of Waukesha and Ronald (Tammy) Vertz of West Bend. She was the dear grandmother of Jolene (Chad) Garlock, Joshua (Jennifer) Gleaser, Brittany (Neal) Neukirchen, David (Cassie) Zisky and Nathaniel Vertz and great-grandmother of Gavin, Brody and Zander Garlock, Lincoln Gleaser, Leo Neukirchen and two on the way. She is further survived by her sister Mary (Martin) Morris of Waukesha, brother Michael (the late Rosemary) Keen of Sussex, sister- in-law Betty Keen of Dousman, along with nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
In addition to her husband, Raymond, she was preceded in death by her son Robert, sisters Phyllis (Clifford) Vertz and Delores (Jack) Kontos, and her brothers Richard and Patrick Keen.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, July 8, from 5:00 p.m. until the time of the 7:30 p.m. prayer service at the Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. Visitation will continue on Thursday, July 9, at St.
Paulís Catholic Church, S38W31602 Highway D (corner of highways D and 83), Genesee Depot, WI 53127, from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the 11:00 a.m. funeral Mass. Burial will immediately follow at St. Paulís Cemetery.
Memorials in Beverlyís name are appreciated to Seasons Hospice, 6400 Shafer Court, Suite 700, Rosemont, IL 60018.
Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, Crematory and Preplanning Services is honored to serve the family.
For further information, please call the funeral home at 262-547-4035, or visit our website at www.waukeshafunerals.com for directions or to leave the family an online tribute message.