Beverly A. Wirsching

SALEM – Beverly A. Wirsching, 77, of River Forest, Illinois, passed away suddenly May 7, 2013 in Melrose Park, Illinois.

She was the wife of Charles P. Wirsching Jr., grandson of Phillip Wirsching, founder of the Wirsching Organ Company of Salem, which was established in 1887.

Beverly was a graduate of DePauw University in Greencastle, Indiana and the couple had lived in River Forest, Illinois.

Private services were held on Friday, June 21, 2013 at the Grandview Cemetery Chapel with Pastor Kip Colegrove officiating.

Arrangements were handled by the Stark Memorial Funeral Home. Her obituary may be viewed and condolences sent to the family online at


(Paid obituary)