Beverly Mae (Jans) Trocke

Died: Sat., Jan. 10, 2015


6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Fri., Jan. 16, 2015
Location: Woodland Hills Funeral Home

Funeral Service

10:00 AM Sat., Jan. 17, 2015
Location: Woodland Hills Funeral Chapel

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Beverly Mae (Jans) Trocke of Ironton, MN died Saturday, January 10, 2015 at the Cuyuna Regional Care Center in Crosby, MN.  Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 17, 2015 at Woodland Hills Chapel in Mankato with interment in Woodland Hills Memorial Park.  Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday and Woodland Hills Funeral Home and will continue one hour prior to the service.

Beverly was born October 13, 1934 to Allan and Edna Jans in Hendrichs, Minnesota.  Her father was drafted into the military in 1944 and they moved to Fort Crook, Nebraska.  At the conclusion of his service in 1946 they returned to Fulda, MN to live near family.  In about 1952 the family moved to Gaylord, MN.  Beverly worked as a nanny and waitress.  In 1956 she was married to Orlow Bening from Arlington, MN.  They had one daughter.  On October 25, 1986 she was united in marriage to Marvin Trocke.  

Beverly lived in Arlington, MN most of her life and worked as a Nursing Assistant at the Arlington Good Samaritan Center for 30 years.  She was a member of the Arlington VFW Auxiliary and Zion Lutheran Church of Arlington.  In 2008 she moved to Ironton Terrace to be closer to her daughter and family.  She was a member of the Ironton American Legion Auxiliary and Immanuel Lutheran Church of Crosby.

She is survived by her daughter, Debbie (Chuck) Leonhardt of Deerwood, MN; grandchildren, Jodi (Ken) Kelly of Farmington, Michelle (Tim) Gonska and Kim (Reid) Thiesse of Brainerd, MN; great grandchildren, Alex, Hannah and Braedon Kelly of Farmington, MN, Chloe and Connor Gonska of Brainerd; sisters, Sherry (Don ) Feige of Little Falls, MN, Sandi (Jack) Reck of Redwood Falls, MN; step daughter, Sue Trocke and grandson, John Sobeich of St. Cloud, MN; sisters-in-law, Eleanor Trocke and Ann Marie Trocke; many nieces, nephews and friends.  She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Marvin Trocke; nephew, Todd Feige.

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Norma Moehring
   Posted Wed January 14, 2015
You have my deepest sympathies.

Jerry & Judy Fries
   Posted Thu January 15, 2015
We express our deepest Sympathy to the entire family.We miss Bev.

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