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Beverly J. Leverance

October 27, 1926 ~ January 3, 2022 (age 95)

Obituary

Beverly J. (Betty) Leverance, age 95, of Wisconsin Rapids (Town of Saratoga), passed away Monday, January 3, 2022 at her residence.

Services will be at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, January 8, 2022 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Port Edwards.  Rev. Corey Shaffer will officiate.  Burial will be at East Arkdale Cemetery in Arkdale, WI.  Visitation will be from 9:00 A.M. until the time of services on Saturday at the church.

Beverly was born October 27, 1926 in Mosinee, WI to John and Nell (Day) Heller.  She married Arnold Glorvigen on December 9, 1950 in Dubuque, IA.  He passed away on June 17, 1990.  She married Herbert Leverance on April 10, 1995 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Port Edwards.  He passed away on February 10, 2012.

Beverly owned and operated Baker Drive Grocery, which later became known as Arnie’s Little Super, in Wisconsin Rapids from 1956-1972.  In 1972, her husband and she built Country Aire Campground in Babcock, WI.  They operated the campground until it was sold and they moved to Wisconsin Rapids.

Beverly was a life member of VFW Auxiliary 2534 in Wisconsin Rapids and Adams VFW Auxiliary 6279.  She enjoyed camping and gardening.  She loved to travel and spend winters in Texas.

Beverly is survived by six children: James (Leanne) Glorvigen of Milton, WI, Arnold (Suzanna) Glorvigen of Sharpsburg, GA, Jody (Karen) Glorvigen of Wisconsin Rapids, Jennie Watson of Wisconsin Rapids, Joel Glorvigen of Peach Tree City, GA, and Pamela (Martin) Wolinski of Hendersonville, TN; son-in-law John Weiskopf of Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin; 13 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.  She is preceded in death by her parents; husbands Arnold Glorvigen and Herbert Leverance; brothers: John Heller and Herman Heller; sisters: Hazel Hale, Kathryn Krolikowski, Lillian Buska, Mildred Karbowski, and Bernice Oilschlager; beloved daughter: Joni Weiskopf; and granddaughter, Melissa Watson.

Herman-Taylor Funeral Home is honored to be assisting the family.

 

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Services

Visitation
Saturday
January 8, 2022

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Trinity Lutheran Church
990 Third Street
Port Edwards, WI 54469

Funeral Service
Saturday
January 8, 2022

11:00 AM
Trinity Lutheran Church
990 Third Street
Port Edwards, WI 54469

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