Laverne E. Engel

Laverne E. Engel, age 97, of Erie, passed away Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at Manchester Presbyterian Lodge. Born January 9th, 1915 she was the daughter of the late Frederick and Sadie Gladtz Schnell. Survivors include two daughters, Janet Dingle, husband Melvin, of Millcreek and Carol Rastatter, husband David, of McKean; five grandchildren; and two great grandchildren. Friends are invited on Thursday to a service at 6:30 p.m. followed by visitation until 8:30 p.m. at Brugger Funeral Homes & Crematory, 1595 West 38th Street at Greengarden Boulevard. Burial will be private at Laurel Hill Cemetery. Memorials may be made to VNA Hospice, 2253 West Grandview Boulevard, Erie, PA 16506. Condolences and photos may be added at

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Brugger Funeral Homes & Crematory
1595 West 38TH St. Erie, PA 16508

Published in the Erie Times-News on Dec. 13, 2012