LaVern D. Bratz, 91


LaVern D. Bratz (nee Dettmann), 91, of West Bend, died on Thursday, May 26, 2011, at the Cedar Lake Health and Rehabilitation Center.

She was born on March 18, 1920, in the town of Scott in Sheboygan County to the late Henry and Laura (nee Fromm) Dettmann.

On June 27, 1953, she was united in marriage to Quincy W. Bratz in West Bend. He predeceased Dec. 28, 1997.

She was a member of Our Saviorís Lutheran Church.

Survivors include a brother, Sylvester (Joan) Dettmann of West Bend; other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by two brothers, Edward and Andrew Dettmann.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, June 2, at 2 p.m. at the Schmidt Funeral Home in West Bend with the Rev. Oscar Kraft officiating. Burial will follow in Union Cemetery. Visitation will be at the funeral home from 1:30 p.m. until the time of the services.

Memorials to Our Saviorís Lutheran Church or the charity of the donorís choice are appreciated.

An online guestbook and condolences available at
www.schmidtfuneralhome.com.