LaVerne V. Moritz, 89
Sept 20. 1927
March 24, 2017

LaVerne V. MoritzLaVerne V. Moritz, 89, of West Bend, found peace Saturday, March 25, 2017, at Cedar Community, West Bend.

She was born Sept. 20, 1927, to the late Oscar and Rosalia (nee Ritger) Moritz in the town of Addison. She grew up on the family farm in Addison. She was employed more than 50 years at the West Bend Co., working as an assembler. LaVerne sang in the St. Anthony Church choir.

She enjoyed embroidering, quilting and cooking. She enjoyed spending time with family and friends. She will be missed by all who knew her.

Those LaVerne leaves behind to cherish her memory include her sister-in-law, Barbara Moritz; nieces and nephew, Sue (Patrick) Wendt, Peter Moritz, Agnes (Eric) Dietenberger, Theresa Meyer and Laura Moritz; great-niece and -nephews, Melissa Wendt, Andrew (AJ) Dietenberger, Joseph Wendt, Zach Dietenberger and Jacob Meyer; and other relatives and friends. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her sister, Marion Moritz; a brother, Lloyd Moritz; and a nephew, Scott Meyer. A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, March 30, at St. Lawrence Catholic Church, 4868 Highway 175, Hartford. Burial will be at 2 p.m. at St. Anthony Cemetery.

The family will greet relatives and friends Thursday at the church from 9 a.m. until the time of Mass.

A special thank you to all the nurses, aides and staff at Timber Cove unit at Cedar Community.

The Myrhum Patten Miller & Kietzer Funeral Homes have been entrusted with LaVerne’s arrangements. Additional information and guestbook may be found at