OBITUARY

Elmer Clarence Wertz

October 29, 1934September 27, 2020
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Elmer Clarence Wertz, age 85, of Lavergne, Tennessee, formerly of Bedford, Pennsylvania, passed away on Sunday, September 27, 2020 at his home. He was the son of the late Elwood and Genevieve (Restly) Wertz.

On October 24, 1984, he married Anna Mae Beegle. She preceded him in death on March 13, 2018.

He is survived by his daughters and son and their spouses, Brenda Lee Elrod, Liz Moore, Laurie Pae (Walter), Heidi Wertz (Jamie) and son Colby Wertz (Cathy); grandchildren, Wade Brotemarkle (Ginny); Leland Weyant (Krystal), Derek and Sara Pae, Tyler and Trevor Price, Colin and Colton Wertz and Abby Lewis; great grandchildren, Ethan and Jayla Brotemarkle, Landon, Addison and Harper Weyant. Also, survived by his nephews and niece, Earl (Janet), Connie (Blair), Rodney (Katie) and Jim (Chris) and their families.

He was preceded in death by three sisters, Mary Lybarger and Marcella Cloud and Betty Wertz.

Mr. Wertz loved traveling, rebuilding mustangs and working as a carpenter and mason. He mostly loved spending time with his family.

Memorial service to celebrate Mr. Wertz will be at Eleven O'clock the morning of Friday, October 9, 2020 at Roselawn Funeral Home with family and friends gathering from Ten to Eleven prior to the service on Friday. Placement will follow in Roselawn Memorial Gardens.

He was also a member of the Church of God. To leave thoughts and memories, visit www.roselawnfh.com. Roselawn Funeral Home & Memorial Gardens, 5350 NW Broad Street, Murfreesboro, Tennessee 37129, 615-893-2742.

Services

  • Gathering of Family and Friends

    Friday, October 9, 2020

  • Memorial Service to Celebrate

    Friday, October 9, 2020

Memories

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Betsy Restly

October 14, 2020

I knew you all my life. You and Annie always made family events so much fun. I'm so happy that you can be together now, but we will forever love and miss you!!!

Rodney and Katie Lybarger

October 9, 2020

Elmer ,You were a brother, an uncle, and one of our best friends.When the four of us were together were the best times. We will always treasure our memories together. Hope to play a big trivia game with you someday in heaven! WE love you buddy! Rodney and Katie Lybarger

blair hillegass

October 9, 2020

We have so many memories. Right now I'm thinking about a smoke bomb in a car. Your sense of humor was always wonderful. Love forever.

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Biography

Elmer Clarence Wertz, age 85, of Lavergne, Tennessee, formerly of Bedford, Pennsylvania, passed away on Sunday, September 27, 2020 at his home. He was the son of the late Elwood and Genevieve (Restly) Wertz.

On October 24, 1984, he married Anna Mae Beegle. She preceded him in death on March 13, 2018.

He is survived by his daughters and son and their spouses, Brenda Lee Elrod, Liz Moore, Laurie Pae (Walter), Heidi Wertz (Jamie) and son Colby Wertz (Cathy); grandchildren, Wade Brotemarkle (Ginny); Leland Weyant (Krystal), Derek and Sara Pae, Tyler and Trevor Price, Colin and Colton Wertz and Abby Lewis; great grandchildren, Ethan and Jayla Brotemarkle, Landon, Addison and Harper Weyant. Also, survived by his nephews and niece, Earl (Janet), Connie (Blair), Rodney (Katie) and Jim (Chris) and their families.

He was preceded in death by three sisters, Mary Lybarger and Marcella Cloud and Betty Wertz.

Mr. Wertz loved traveling, rebuilding mustangs and working as a carpenter and mason. He mostly loved spending time with his family.

He was also a member of the Church of God. To leave thoughts and memories, visit www.roselawnfh.com. Roselawn Funeral Home & Memorial Gardens, 5350 NW Broad Street, Murfreesboro, Tennessee 37129, 615-893-2742.

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