Verna Schaffer

Feb. 28, 1929-July 2, 2013

SLAYTON – Services for Verna Theresa Schaffer, 84, of Slayton will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. Ann’s Church in Slayton. Burial is at St. Ann’s Cemetery, Slayton. Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. Sunday at the Totzke Funeral Home in Slayton, with prayer services at 7 p.m. Visitation will also be one hour prior to the services at the church on Monday.

She died Tuesday, July 2, 2013, at the Golden Living Center-Slayton after a long battle with Alzheimer’s.

She was born Feb. 28, 1929, in Slayton, to Vurne and Emma (Oldewurtel) Beach.

Survivors include her children, Lois Sibell of Edina, Paulette McHarg of Lismore, James Brust of Russell, Dianne Hinsch of Wabasso, John Brust of Glencoe, Jeff Brust of Rawlins, Wyo., and Jody and Janine Brust of Dell Rapids, S.D.; 14 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; sisters, Dorothy Singer of Council Bluffs, Iowa, and Marge Whattler of Las Animas, Calif.; and brother, Don Beach of Homer, Neb.