LaVerle Mary VanDoren, 87, of Front Royal, VA was called home on Thursday, February 27, 2014 from her home.
A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, March 4, at 12:00 p.m. at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Front Royal with President Bartlett presiding and conducted by Bishop Byron Hutchings. The family will receive friends two hours prior to the service, from 10:00 -12:00 pm at the church. Burial will follow in Prospect Hill Cemetery.
Ms. VanDoren was born July 14, 1926, in Minneapolis, MN, daughter of the late Elmer Albert Thereaux and Ida Geneva Hayes Thereaux. She was an active and faithful member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and was a volunteer for the Warren County Government Center.
Surviving are seven children Sherrie Wegner of Graham, WA, Darlene Lessard of Front Royal, Nancy Lee Stover of Munford, TN, Danny Ray VanDoren of Linden, Christine LoRae Ortiz of Thurmont, MD, Theresa Dawn Riker of Front Royal, and John David VanDoren of Front Royal; 16 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a daughter Charlene Marie Steiner.
Pallbearers will be William Ortiz, Hunter VanDoren, Caleb VanDoren, Brian Whited, Scott Palmer, John Edward Jenkins, III, Mark Riker, and Ethan Palmer.
Memorial contributions may be made to the
, 1301 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Suite 800, Washington, DC, 20004.