LaVerne Lucille Hauss, 93, of Millstadt, Ill., born Oct. 11, 1922, in Millstadt, Ill., died Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2015, at Atrium Independent Living in Belleville, Ill.
LaVerne was the office manager at Mertz Motor Company, a member of Zion Evangelical Church and ABWA.
She was preceded in death by her parents, William and Lydia, nee Baxmeyer, Mertz; and her husband, Albert Glenn Hauss, Jr., whom she married on April 2, 1959 in Las Vegas, Nevada, and died May 15, 2014.
Surviving are her brother, William Valentine (Marian) Mertz of Millstadt, Ill.; her nephews, Don (Deborah) Mertz of Millstadt, Ill. and Larry (Maria) Mertz of Burr Ridge, Ill.; and many friends.
Memorials may be made to Zion Evangelical Church and will be received at the funeral home. Condolences may be made to the family at www.creasonfuneralhome.com
Visitation: Friends may call from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 26, 2015, at the Creason Funeral Home, Millstadt, Ill.
Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 26, 2015, at the funeral home with Rev. Darrell Weber officiating. Interment will follow in Mount Evergreen Cemetery in Millstadt, Ill.
CREASON FUNERAL HOME, Millstadt, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Dec. 26, 2015