11/02/2012 - Beryl E. Trenkle
Funeral services for Beryl E. Trenkle will be Friday, November 2, 2012 at 11:00 AM at the Chamberlain Mortuary Chapel in Chadron Nebraska.
A luncheon will follow at the Country Kitchen in Chadron.
Burial will be at the Alliance Cemetery.
A memorial has been established for the Chadron Rescue Unit or the Chadron State Foundation for scholarship. Donations may be sent to: Chamberlain Chapel, PO Box 970, Chadron, NE 69337.
Beryl E. Trenkle passed away Wenesday, October 31, 2012 at the Life Care Center in Casper Wyoming.
Beryl was born April 13, 1924 in Ellsworth, Nebraska to Harry and Georgianna Merritt. She grew up in Ellsworth, attended High School in Chadron, but graduated from Alliance High. After Graduation, she worked as a telephone operator until she married Raymond L. Trenkle on April 24, 1944 in Washington State, where he was stationed in the United States Navy. They eventually settled in Alliance, Nebraska, where Raymond was a rancher. Two children were born to Beryl and Raymond while they were in Alliance, David M. and Gloria D. In 1956, the family of four moved to Chadron where they continued to live for the remainder of their lives. Two more children, Cynthia S.and Fredrick A. were born while in Chadron.
Beryl was very active in the Does and The Rebecca Lodge and she enjoyed working at the Chadron Sales Barn for many years. She loved her family and she loved her friends. She also loved to dance and to play cards. She was a great grandmother to her four grandchildren and two great grandchildren and will be greatly missed by all.
Beryl was preceded in death by her parents, her three older sisters, Mary Elizabeth (Beth), Margaret (Bobs) and Alice, her husband Raymond and her oldest son David.
Children: Gloria Mueller (Keith) of Coralville, IA; Cynthia Allington (Mark) of Glenrock, WY; Fred of Chadron, NE.
Granddaughter: Amy Schreiner (Doug) of Lees's Summitt, MO; Hayley Allington of Laramie WY.
Grandsons: Casey and Nicholas
Great Granddaughters: Alissa and Mallory Schreiner
Numerous nieces and nephews.
Chamberlain Chapel of Chadron is in charge of arrangements.
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