Elverna Arduser age 86, died Monday, March 18, 2013 at St. Luke's Hospital, Cedar Rapids, Iowa following a brief illness
Funeral services will be held 12 Noon, Saturday, April 6, 2012 at the United Church of Monticello where friends may call after 11:00. Rev. Edwin Moreano will officiate at the services. Goettsch Funeral Home Monticello is in charge of the arrangements. Thoughts Memories and Condolences may be left at www.goettschonline.com.
Surviving are 3 children, Diane (Bob) Yocum, Rockford, Ill, Don (Julie) Arduser, Hollywood, Florida, Andy (Denise) Arduser, Monticello, 7 Grandchildren, 5 great-Grandchildren, a sister-in-law, Judy Weers, Monticello. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Casper on July 18, 2012, and a brother Gerald Weers.
Elverna Weers was born June 4, 1926 at Scotch Grove, Iowa. She was the daughter of John Henry and Louise Catherine Dirks, Weers. Elverna received her education in the Monticello Community Schools graduating with the class of 1945. Elverna Weers and Casper Arduser were married on August 24, 1950 at the Wayne Zion Lutheran Church. The couple purchased their farm near Langworthy in 1957. Elverna also worked at Collins Radio and for Doris Husmann in her catering business, but was a farm wife and mother most of her life. She enjoyed gardening, cooking, sewing, and canning. Her zucchini jam was legendary. Elverna loved to spend time with her grandchildren when ever she could.