Beverly Kayser


September 23, 1938 - May 30, 2018


Beverly Kayser, 79, Mitchell, died Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at her home under the care of hospice.

Funeral services will be 10:00 am Saturday, June 2 at Zion Lutheran Church in Mitchell. Burial will be in the American Legion Cemetery in Mitchell. Visitation will be from 5-7:00 pm on Friday with a prayer service at 7:00 pm at the Bittner Funeral Chapel in Mitchell.

Beverly Ann Kayser was born September 23, 1938 to Pete and Ida (Schlaffman) Mohr. She grew up at Alexandria and graduated from Alexandria High School. On December 3, 1960 she married LeRoy “Pete” Kayser in Mitchell. Her devotion to Pete was unparalleled as they shared 57 wonderful years together. In addition to her work as a homemaker, Bev had worked as a bank teller and was employed at Randall’s Food Store, Syncom and Toshiba. Family was Bev’s first priority, she loved each equally and fully with all of her heart. She had a second family among her brothers and sisters in the Lutheran Church. Bev was a member of the Red Hat Society, had served as Boy Scout Leader, loved quilting, but sewing and reading were her two passions.

She is survived by her husband, LeRoy “Pete” Kayser, her seven children: Larry (Sherri) Kayser, Doug (Jeri) Kayser, Deb Janklow, Mary (Gerard) Kramer, Mark (Gigi) Kayser, Kevin (Sonya) Kayser and Kathryn Kayser, 18 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren, 5 sisters: Rosemary Schoenwald, Evelyn Foster, Loretta Nelson, Donna Ridler, Teresa Neugebauer and brother, James Mohr.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

In lieu of flowers, please make a memorial donation to the American Cancer Society.


Friday, June 1, 2018
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
7:00 PM Prayer Service

Bittner Funeral Chapel
805 West Havens
Mitchell, SD 57301


Saturday, June 2, 2018
10:00 AM
Zion Lutheran Church
620 E 3rd Ave
Mitchell, SD 57301


American Legion Cemetery
Mitchell, South Dakota

Posted by Jackson Family on June 5, 2018
We would like to express our deepest sympathy. May those precious memories be foremost in your hearts and minds during this difficult time. ( Isaiah 25:8 )
Posted by Aseracare on June 4, 2018
It has been our honor and privilege to care for Beverly. Thank you for allowing us to care and love on them. We hope you are finding peace and rest during this new transition. ~AseraCare Hospice Team
Posted by Vicky Brooks Bailey on June 2, 2018
So sorry for your loss Pete. Prayers & God bless.
Posted by Mike Schwab on May 31, 2018
My sincerest sympathy and prayers for the family of Aunt Bev and Uncle Pete; their siblings, children, grandchildren, nieces and nephews, friends, and all of our families. God Bless.
Posted by Molly Johnson on May 31, 2018
Pete and Cousins Our hearts are saddened with the passing of Aunt Beverly. So many good memories that will forever be cherished. Such a kind soul. Rest in peace Aunt Bev. Love you so much.
Posted by Karen VanOverschelde on May 30, 2018
Thoughts and prayers to Pete and the whole Kayser family.
Posted by Dawn Shafer on May 30, 2018
My deepest sympathy to the Kayser family, so sorry for your loss.
Posted by Gary & Kay Shafer on May 30, 2018
We send our Sympathy to Kayser family in the death of your beloved, Bev Kayser.. May all the good Memories of life with her bring you Comfort & Peace all the days.

She was a faithfilled person, may she enjoy the Happiness of Heaven, she so richly deserves.

To her children: The loss of a mother can never be replaced, but the love of a mother can never be lost.
Posted by Carol Latza on May 30, 2018
You have my deepest sympathy!
Posted by Marilyn Hedblom on May 30, 2018
Deepest Sympathy to Pete and all his loved ones for the loss of dear Beverly. May God Keep her in his arms through all eternity. She was such a sweet lady and such good Mother, Wife ,and Grandmother. Rest Now Bev, your work is done ..
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