A funeral rite of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Dec. 16, 2013, at the Church of the Intercession in Stevens Point. Committal will follow at Forest Cemetery in Stevens Point.
Visitation will be at the church from 10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 16, until the service.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society at donate.cancer.org; and to Coming Home Hospice, C/O Richard Nasca, director, 115 Diamond St., San Francisco, CA 94114.
Boston Funeral Home assisted with arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at www.bostonfuneralhome.net.
Mrs. Verchota was born in Iowa, a daughter of the late Inez Myrtle (Jackson) and Manly Day Tibbetts. She grew up in Stevens Point and graduated from the University of Wisconsin.
She was married to James Walton Verchota for 49 years. He preceded her in death.
She was a homemaker and on occasion taught school in the Chicago area.
As a lifelong Anglican, she had been an active member of Grace Episcopal Church in Menomonie for many years.
Survivors include four sons, Gregory C. (Beth), James W. (Sharon), John D. (Mary) and William T.; one daughter, Elizabeth A. (Eldon) Schriock; one brother, Robert L. (Marguerite) Tibbetts; 14 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.