Beverly Joy Schroepfer

Beverly Joy Voss was born on October 21st, 1933 at the Jackson Hospital in Jackson, MN the daughter of Rudolph and Hilda (Brehmer) Voss. She went to Sioux Valley Consolidated School, graduating in 1951. She then attended North-West Institute of Medical Technology in Minneapolis. Beverly worked at the Sleepy Eye Municipal Hospital as a Laboratory Technician from 1952 to 1956. Beverly married Joseph C. Schroepfer on August 23, 1955. The couple made their home in Sleepy Eye. She worked for the Sleepy Eye Medical Clinic as receptionist from 1970 to 1971 and for Cargill Elevator as bookkeeper from 1972 to 1983. Bev later worked as a latch key supervisor at St. Mary's from 1989 to 1992. She was a member of St. Mary's Guild, Divine Providence Auxiliary, Christian Mothers, VFW Auxiliary, Sleepy Eye Hospital Auxiliary, Sleepy Eye Golf Club, Morning Glories Extension Group. She volunteered at St. Mary's Church and school and also at Next to Nu, and served as social room supervisor for many years. Bev took part in many social and card clubs. She enjoyed riding the mopeds, watching sports, cooking and baking, along with crafts such as hardanger embroidery and ceramics. She enjoyed golfing, especially women's and couples league. She loved their many trips to the camper on Spider Lake.


She is survived by her children, Barb (Alvin) Krzmarzick, Tom (Brenda) Schroepfer, Jim (Maggie) Schroepfer, Don (Connie L.) Schroepfer, all of Sleepy Eye, MN, Roger (Amy) Schroepfer of Palatine, IL, grandchildren, Becky, Brent, Brian, Laura, Angie, Christy, Justin, Megan, Sonni, Mikail, Sophia and Sidney, 22 great-grandchildren and brother, Leon (Violet) Voss of Lakefield. She was preceded in death by her parents and great-granddaughter, Madelyn Rose, husband Joseph in 2017 and siblings, Virgil and Vernon Voss and Vernetta Cranston.

Memorials are preferred in lieu of flowers to St. Mary's Catholic Church.