Bernadine M. Bartz, age 74 of Shawano, passed away on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 as a result of an automobile accident.
Bernadine was born on July 3, 1943 in Shawano, a daughter of the late August and Ida (Zabel) Bartz. She graduated from Shawano High School. Following high school, Bernadine worked on the family farmstead. She is a member of St. John Lutheran Church, Belle Plaine. Bernadine and her sister, Meta, were joined at the hip and did everything together. Bernadine enjoyed helping her neighbors in any way she could. She also loved playing bingo, going to country western concerts at the casino, fishing, and spending the holidays with her cousin, Bonnie, and her family.
Survivors include several cousins, relatives, and friends. Bernadine was preceded in death by her brothers, Leonard and Russell Bartz.
Funeral services for Bernadine M. Bartz will be held on Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at 11:00 AM at St. John Lutheran Church, Belle Plaine. Pastor Todd Jerabek will officiate. Burial will take place in the church cemetery. Visitation will begin at 9:00 AM and continue until the time of service.