Mildred Beitz (87) of Stewardson


Published on February 16 2013 10:51 am

Mildred Beitz, 87, of Stewardson died Friday morning, February 15th, 2013 at her home.

Funeral services will be Monday, February 18 at 11am at Trinity Lutheran Church in Stewardson. Visitation will be from 5 to 8pm Sunday at Brummerstedt Funeral Home in Stewardson and after 10am Monday at the church.  Memorials to Sarah Bush Lincoln Hospice or Trinity Lutheran Church.

She was born September 7, 1925 in her parents' home in Stewardson, the daughter of Lawrence J. and Frances (Mietzner) Moran.  She married Ervin H. Beitz on September 14, 1941 in Stewardson, being married for 69 years.  She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Stewardson.  She and Ervin farmed for many years.

Survivors include her son, Ron Beitz and wife Tanya of Stewardson...daughters, Rhonda Vonderheide and husband Charley and Dianne Whitt and husband Dave, all of Stewardson...son, Dennis Beitz and wife Mary of Greely, Colorado...grandchildren, Randy Beitz, Melody Smith, Tamara Boerngen, Ryan Beitz, Stuart Vonderheide, Brock Vonderheide, Bryan Vonderheide, Tina Deters, Heather Bierman, Justin Whitt, Sabrina Whitt, Andy Beitz, Melissa Richardson...29 great-grandchildren...three great-great-grandchildren...step-grandchildren, Shane Smith, Shelly Herboth, Holly Buenerkemper, Jason Frey, John and Trevor Alwardt and Kaci Carter..and seven step great-grandchildren....and sister-in-law, Velma Culver.

She was preceded in death by her brother, Kenneth Moran...sister, Ruth Miller...sister-in-law, Cleo Moran...brothers-in-law, Clarence and Fern Beitz and Freddie and Aline Beitz...daughter-in-law, Janet Beitz...grandson, Rodney Beitz...and great-grandson, Eli Vonderheide.