THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Beverly M. Witkoske
Beverly M. Witkoske, 88, passed away on Tuesday, March 19 at Rennes Health Care Center-East, Peshtigo.
Born on March 19, 1925, she was the daughter of the late August and Mary (Trotier) Wenzel. On June 7, 1947 she married Lester Bill Witkoske at St. Johns Lutheran Church in Grover. He preceded her in death on Dec. 29, 1984.
She was a member of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church and Bible Study Group and the Red Hat Society. She enjoyed playing cards with her friends in various card clubs and traveling throughout the U.S.
She is survived by her nephews, Dick (Elaine) Wenzel, Phillip (Linda) Wenzel and a niece, Patti (Syl) Metzner. She is further survived by grandnieces and nephews and also great-grand-nieces and nephews.
Besides her parents and husband, Lester, she was preceded in death by three brothers, William, Ronald and Vernon Wenzel.
Visitation was held on Saturday, March 23 at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Peshtigo from 2 p.m. until time of services at 3:30 p.m. Pastor Jim Wendt officiated and burial was in Peshtigo Riverside Cemetery. Berth & Rosenthal Funeral Home, Peshtigo assisted the family with arrangements.