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LaVerne F. Wieferich

April 20, 1931 - March 30, 2015

Obituary


LaVerne "Vern" Wieferich ''' With his loving family by his side, went to be with our Lord and Savior on Monday, March 30, 2015.

Vern was born April 20, 1931 in Alma, Michigan and worked for the United States Postal Service for 35 years. His true calling was in his loving care for his family and neighbors. Vern answered the call and served in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict. He loved playing cards, playing the harmonica, dancing the Polka, fishing, and walking peacefully in the woods.

Vern is survived...

LaVerne "Vern" Wieferich ''' With his loving family by his side, went to be with our Lord and Savior on Monday, March 30, 2015.

Vern was born April 20, 1931 in Alma, Michigan and worked for the United States Postal Service for 35 years. His true calling was in his loving care for his family and neighbors. Vern answered the call and served in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict. He loved playing cards, playing the harmonica, dancing the Polka, fishing, and walking peacefully in the woods.

Vern is survived by his wife, Mary (O'Brien) Wieferich; his children, Robin (Bob) Maxon, Jodi (Ken) Barber, Phil (Ruth) Wieferich, Amy (Tim) Toune, and Pat (Connie) Wieferich; 28 beautiful grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Vern was preceded in death by his father and mother, Henry and Agnus Wieferich and was one of 13 siblings, 3 of whom preceded him in death.

Funeral services are scheduled for Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at 10:30 am at Saint Gerard Church, 4437 W. Willow, Lansing, Michigan. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, April 7, 2015 from 2-4pm and 6-8 pm at the Gorsline Runciman Funeral Home, 900 E. Michigan, Lansing with the Rosary service at 2:30 pm and visitation on Wednesday 9:30 am to 10:30 am at Saint Gerard Church.

In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the Alzheimer's Association Lansing Michigan or the Ingham County Medical Care Facility (ICMCF) at 3860 Dobie Road, Okemos, Michigan. The family would like to thank the compassionate, loving staff at ICMCF for their care.

The family is being served by Gorsline Runciman Funeral Homes, Lansing Chapel. Condolences and memories may be shared with the family at www.grlansing.com.