Beatrice A. Dahm, 80

Beatrice “Beady” A. Dahm (nee Biertzer), 80, passed away on Wednesday, June 12, 2013, at St. Joseph’s Hospital in the town of Polk. She was born on March 23, 1933, to the late Peter and Ida (nee Meyer) Biertzer. She married Norman “Buck” Dahm on Jan. 26, 1952, in Waukegan, Ill.

The majority of her working years, she was employed as an assembler and finisher at Amity Leather, retiring in 1993. She enjoyed camping, crocheting, and going to casinos, especially playing blackjack. She loved spending time with her family at her home up north.

She is survived by her loving children, Phyllis (David) Dietenberger, Jerome (Anna), Pauline (Kelvin) Schoebel, Debora (Nicholas) Marx, Brian (Theresa), Brenda (David) Wagner; cherished grandchildren, Bradley (Becky) Dietenberger, Amy Jo Dietenberger, Jamie (Missi) Dahm, Jeremy (Jacki) Dahm, Jon (special friend, Cindy) Marx, Amanda (fiancée Kevin Kranz) Marx, Katelyn and Nicole Wagner; great-grandchildren, Nate, Kiersten, Victoria, David, and Leah; and siblings, Donald (Bernie) Biertzer, James (Mary) Biertzer, and JoAnn Lentz. She is further survived by sisters-in-laws, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Norman “Buck” Dahm; infant great-grandson, Ethan; siblings, Miland (Maryann) Biertzer and Goldie (Gerhard) Schmidt.

The memorial service will be held on Tuesday, June 18, 2013, at 7 p.m. at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel (1420 W. Paradise Drive, West Bend). The visitation will be held on Tuesday, June 18 at the funeral home from 4 p.m. until the time of service at 7 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials would be appreciated to the family.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to Nancy Roecker, RN, from The Kraemer Cancer Care Unit.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family.
(262) 338-2050.