Beverly A. Unverzagt, 87

Published 8:06 am Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Beverly A. Unverzagt, 87, of Dexter, Minnesota, died Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018, at the Grand Meadow Care Center in Grand Meadow, Minnesota.

Beverly A. Unverzagt, 87

Beverly Ann Andrews was born Jan. 22, 1931, in Austin, Minnesota, the daughter of Harold and Vera (Merrill) Andrews. She received her education in Austin and later California, where she graduated from high school. On March 3, 1956, she was united in marriage to Roland John Unverzagt at Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Austin. Beverly and Roland made their home on the family farm, where they raised Roland’s three younger brothers and later their own family of three children. Beverly worked for the Brownsdale Hardware store for several years. The couple made their home on the farm their entire marriage. Roland died on July 8, 2005. Beverly continued to live on the family farm until moving to the Grand Meadow Care Center in 2012. She was a member of Zion Lutheran Church of rural Dexter. Beverly enjoyed sewing, doing crocheting, crafts and attending flea markets. She especially loved to spend time with children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Survivors include her children, Terry (Kathy Lientz) Unverzagt of Austin, Richard (Lisa) Unverzagt of Brownsdale and Cindy Johnson of Lime Springs, Iowa; six grandchildren, Jesse, Kelly, Brady (Susie), Matthew (Megan), Mitchell and Heidi; nine great-grandchildren, Dezray, Skylar, AryAuna, Ariel, Jaxson, Everett, Journey, Jaelynn and Easton; many nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Roland Unverzagt; two brothers, LaVern and Richard Andrews; and a son-in-law, Mel Johnson.

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Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018, at Zion Lutheran Church, 66632 300th Street, rural Dexter, with Rev. Jonathan Unverzagt, officiating. Interment will follow the service at Zion Lutheran Church Cemetery. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service at the church. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at