LaPERE, VIRGINIA MAE, passed away March 18, 2014. Wife of the late Jerome Newell LaPere. Mother of Jerry (Joan), Debbie Compagnoni (Kyle Montgomery), Jim (Debbie), Jon (Barb) and Jeff. Also 24 grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren. Sister of Dolores Nancarrow (Ron), Lornie Stallsmith (Mary), Graham Stallsmith (Joan), Ellen Johnson (Dick), Denise Russell (David) and Edward Stallsmith (Mary). Funeral Service Saturday 11 a.m. at A.J. Desmond & Sons Funeral Home, 2600 Crooks Road (Between Maple and Big Beaver), 248-362-2500. Family will receive friends Friday 2-8 p.m. Memorial tributes to Vitas Hospice, 26261 Evergreen, Suite 400, Southfield, MI 48076. View obituary and share memories at:

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A.J. Desmond & Sons Funeral Directors
2600 Crooks Road Troy, MI 48084
(248) 362-2500
Published in on Mar. 19, 2014