LaVerne M. Butzler, 91
May 17, 1947 July 21, 2016

LaVerne M. Butzler (nee Pfragner) of Hartford, passed away Thursday, July 21, 2016 at Cedar Lake Health Center in West Bend.

She was born April 12, 1925, in Hartford, to Roman and Mayme (nee Hahn) Pfragner. LaVerne was united in marriage to Robert Butzler on May 17, 1947, at St. Kilian Catholic Church in Hartford.

She was a very proud volunteer at the Hartford Hospital for 39 years. She enjoyed golf, dancing, laughing, traveling and visiting with friends and family.

She is survived her by loving children, Caryl Schrab of Colorado Springs, Colorado, Lynda (Thomas) Secor of Green Bay and John Butzler of Hartford; grandchildren, Jennifer Hedden, Jamie Hock, Andrew and Ryan Secor, and Brittany and Joshua Butzler; and seven great-grandchildren. She is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.

LaVerne was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Robert, in 2000; sister, Marie Redlin; and son-in-law, Edward Schrab.

Memorial services for LaVerne will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, July 29, at the Shimon Funeral Home (824 Union St., Hartford). Family will greet relatives and friends from 4-7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Inurnment will be in Wisconsin Memorial Park in Brookfield.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. Kilian Church are appreciated.

Shimon Funeral Home is assisting the family: 262-673-9500 or