Obituaries

Duane “Dewey” J. Werts

Duane “Dewey” Joseph Werts, 90, of St. Edward, passed away Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at Cloverlodge Care Center in St. Edward. Dewey is survived by his wife Donna of St. Edward; children: Rick (Connie) Werts of St. Edward, Diane (Mark) Ahlers of Columbus, and Doug (friend Michael Reznicek) Werts of Berwick, ME; five grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; two brothers William (Iola) Werts of Columbus and Jerry (Linda) Werts of Humbolt; sister Pat (Homer) Nelson of Genoa, as well as several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, infant brother Billy Werts; brothers Jim Werts and Denny Werts; sisters Annie Werts and Delores Torson; granddaughter-in-law Michele (Kaspar) Werts, sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law; as well as several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held Monday, June 3, 2019 at the United Methodist Church in St. Edward with Rev. Vern Olson officiating. Interment followed at Evergreen Cemetery, St. Edward, with military rites conducted by Crosier American Legion Post 226 of St. Edward and the American Legion Riders. .
Miller-Levander Funeral Home of St. Edward was in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.levanderfuneralhome.com.