Vertis G. Nathan, 86, of Humphrey died Sunday, Sept. 9, at Community Pride Care Center in Battle Creek.
A funeral service is scheduled to be held at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 15, at St. Joun Green Garden Church in Madison. Burial will be in St. Matthews Lutheran Cemetery in Meadow Grove. Visitation will be held from 4-7 p.m. Friday at Resseguie Funeral Home.
Vertis is survived by his four children Cris (Robbie) of Lincoln, Nanci of San Diego; Lori Frauendorfer of Madison and Traci Sweeney of Dalzell, South Carolina; along with his nine grandsons, sisters-in-laws Laverne Herbolsheimer and Becky Lewis, 10 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Vertis was preceded in death by his wife of 47 years, Patti; parents August and Martha Nathan, brother Edgar, sister and brother-in-law Leona and Bill Griepentrog, brother-in-law Jerry Lewis, son-in-law Gary Sweeney and grandson Daniel Sweeney.