We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Affordable Cremation and Funeral Service
Beverly Corrine (Kurtenbach) Schmitz passed away on May 19, 2022 at St. Anthony’s hospital in Rockford, IL. A private family service will be held.
Beverly was born on April 4, 1951, in Mitchell, SD to Robert and Helen (Kitto) Kurtenbach. Beverly grew up in South Dakota. She was married to Randy Schmitz for 15 years.
During her years in Rockford, IL she worked at various companies, Eclipse, Zenith Cutters. Beverly truly enjoyed her time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She also enjoyed her trips to Florida.
She is survived by her children: Tina S. (Schmitz) Herrmann and her husband, Clayton, Rockford, IL, Randall and wife Cathy of Rockford, IL; four grandchildren: Carrie (Chris) Du Melle, Lovespark, IL, Allie (Roel) Mendoza, Machesney Park, IL, Julie Herrmann and Lucas Schmitz, Rockford, IL; great grandchildren, Penny and Parker Du Melle and Joseph and Natasha Mendoza.
Beverly is also survived by her siblings: Ardis Breidenbach, Mitchell, SD, Donna King, South Beliot, IL, Barbara Svensen, Casper, WY, Kevin Kurtenbach, Mitchell, SD, Kalvin Kurtenbach, Mitchell, SD and Julie Kobernusz, Mitchell, SD.
She was preceded in death by her life companion Robert Schelling; her parents, Helen and Robert Kurtenbach; her sisters, Roberta Kurtenbach, Carolynn Dockendorf; a niece Tammy Leithheiser; brothers-in-law, Leon Dockendorf and Gary Breidenbach.
Memorial may be sent to Tina Herrmann (7957 Moana Ct, Rockford, IL 61107).