LaVONNE HENDERSON CARTWRIGHT 7-11-1921 4-1-2013 LaVonne was born in LaCrosse, IN the daughter of Fred and Ruby Lawrence. LaVonne was the last surviving child of that marriage. LaVonne was married to Roger Henderson (1913-1976) in 1942. The surviving children are: Sandy Hayes (Bernard Hayes) of Logan, UT and John Henderson (Dianne Henderson) of Valparaiso, IN. There are three surviving grandchildren: Amy (Hayes) Tangaro and Ross Hayes both of Salt Lake, UT, and Gavin Henderson of Lynchberg, VA. There is one great grandchild, Sullivan Tangaro. LaVonne married Jack Cartwright in 1980. He preceded her in death in 1987. LaVonne worked as a secretary for the First United Methodist Church for 20 years and later for the State Highway Department until her retirement. Funeral services will be held Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 12:00 PM at Bartholomew Funeral Home with Rev. Dennis Deeter officiating. Entombment in Graceland Cemetery, Valparaiso. Visitation will be Saturday from 10:00 AM until time of funeral services. Memorial donations may be made to the United Methodist Church, 103 Franklin St., Valparaiso, IN 46383. To sign a guestbook for LaVonne, please visit www. bartholomewnewhard.com.
Published in The Times on Apr. 4, 2013