Vernette Halvorson, 86, of Revere, formerly of Lamberton, passed away Sunday, May 26, 2013 at her home while surrounded by her family.
Memorial services will be held at 10:30 a.m. May 30 at the Lamberton Church of Christ. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church. Interment will be at the Lamberton Cemetery. A luncheon will be held at the Lamberton Community Center. Online condolences may be sent at www.stephensfuneralservice.com. The Stephens Funeral Service - Walnut Grove Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.
Vernette is survived by her children: Don (Betty) Halvorson of Windom, Gary (Marlice) Halvorson of Youngsville, N.C., Patricia (Gene) Gores of Vesta, Karen (Roy) Schmidt of Bingham Lake, Beverly (David) MaKarrall of Revere, Renee (Michael) Eichten of Lamberton, Richard (Jan) Halvorson of Springfield and Vicki (Rodney) Wendt of Comfrey. She is also survived by 13 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren; 12 step-grandchildren; and brother Jim (Marion) Jenson of Sanborn.
She is preceded in death by her parents, husband Laverne in September 2012, son-in-law Larry Knapper, grandson Scott MaKarrall, great grandson Zachary Gores, sisters Doris Parker and LJ Jenson and brothers Alfred Jr. and Lowell Jenson.