Beulah L. Sommercorn

  • Born: October 18, 1925
  • Died: October 21, 2019
  • Location: Beaver Dam, Wisconsin

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Beaver Dam, WI 53916

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Tribute & Message From The Family

Beulah L. Sommercorn, age 94, of Beaver Dam, died Monday, October 21, 2019, at Prairie Ridge in Beaver Dam.

Friends and family will gather at the St. Katharine Drexel Catholic Parish – Mission Hall on Thursday, October 24, 2019 from 9:45 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 11:30 a.m. with Fr. Michael Erwin will officiating. Inurnment will follow at St. Peter's Cemetery in Beaver Dam.

Beulah Lorraine Sommercorn was born on October 18, 1925, in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin to the late Elmer and Veronica (Dollenjack) Wendt. After graduating from Beaver Dam High School in 1943, Beulah worked at Monarch Range in Beaver Dam until 1949. On May 7, 1949, she was united in marriage with Fredrich J. Sommercorn at St. Peter's rectory in Beaver Dam. Beulah also worked at Green Giant and Wisconsin Cheeseman and then in the deli at Piggly Wiggly until she retired in 1987. Beulah was a long-time member of the American Legion Auxiliary in Beaver Dam and she enjoyed delivering Meals-on-Wheels. She was also a member of St. Katharine Drexel Parish in Beaver Dam.

Survivors include her children and grandchildren, Charles (Linda) Sommercorn, of Green Oaks, Ill., and their children Michael and Jenna, James (Marnie) Sommercorn, of Scottsdale, AZ, John (Rachel) Sommercorn of Appleton, and their children, Sara and Ryan, and Robert (Amy) Sommercorn, Beaver Dam, and their children, Alex and Hannah; two sisters-in-law, Helen Waldera and Joan Bachhuber; nieces, nephews other relatives and friends. Beulah was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, "Fritz".

If desired, memorials be made in Beulah L. Sommercorn's name to St. Katharine Drexel Parish or to a charity of one's choice.

The family would like to express their gratitude to the staffs at Prairie Ridge and Generations Hospice for the loving care they provided for Beulah.


Condolence & Memory Journal

-'Charles and Linda'--
Please accept my deepest sympathies on the passing of your mother!!-/(((--
She seemed to be a:-'Fa ulous'!!-person!!--

Most Sincerely,
C. Mickelsen

Posted by C. Mickelsen - Beaver Dam, WI - Classmate   October 31, 2019

John, Bob, my sincere condolences on the passing of your mother'
John Haase

Posted by John Haase - Beaver Dam, WI   October 24, 2019


Beulah would always join the Friday Catholic serves I helped lead at Prairie Ridge. She was a light in the group and enjoyed singing the songs. We will miss her.

Posted by Cathy Kastenmeier - Beaver Dam, WI - Friend   October 23, 2019

Beulah was very special. I'll always remember her for her kindness and humor during our visits the last few years. My sympathies to the family.

Posted by Crystal Rasmussen    October 23, 2019

Beulah, you were a life long friend to my mother (Annabel Kaczmarski) who attended school together on and in life and even at the end together at Prairie Ridge. You had a strong and deep faith in the Catholic faith. Even after my mothers passing I enjoyed our visits. I'm glad you enjoyed the Rhubarb from my home for the staff to prepare for you and the residents. As you did on this earth many times, that your planning of the next class reunion be done now in heaven.

Posted by Peter Kaczmarski - Waupun, WI - Friend   October 22, 2019

We will miss our sweet cousin Beulah, but she will always be in our hearts. I will always remember her smile and infectious laughter. I'm glad I got to know her better over the past few years along with my mother's other cousins. Family is precious , and I'm thankful everyday for the life I've been given and the wonderful people that have been a part of it.

Posted by Lisa Rasmussen Middy - Redding, CA   October 22, 2019

Our deepest sympathies to Bob, Amy, Alex and Hannah and the whole family. Beulah was a gem, always happy to see you as we were happy to see her. Heaven received a beautiful soul

Posted by Teresa Haack - Beaver Dam, WI - Family Friend   October 22, 2019


One less light on earth; one more in Heaven. I will miss you Beulah. My condolences to her family.

Posted by Lynn Zick - Beaver Dam, WI - Friend   October 22, 2019

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