Peacefully at the Hartford Retirement Home, Morrisburg, on Friday, January 4, 2013, Verl Levere (nee Byrd), age 91. Beloved wife of the late Clarence Levere. Dear mother of Carole Warren of Morrisburg, Joan (Lawrence) Larocque of Morrisburg, Doug (Bev) of Ottawa and Roger (Tom) of Toronto. Verl will be fondly remembered by 7 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. Survived by sisters-in-law Cora Bird of Kemptville, Verna Levere and Edna Levere of Morrisburg. Predeceased by her infant son Reginald, her grandson Devin Levere, her sisters Gertie Christie, Elva Merkley, Grace Perry and her brothers Lloyd, John, Clayton and Sanford Byrd. Also survived by nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the Marsden and McLaughlin Funeral Home, Williamsburg, on Monday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held at the Funeral Home on Tuesday, January 8th at 11 a.m. Donations to Lakeshore Drive United Church or C.H.E.O. would be gratefully acknowledged by the family. Spring interment South Gower Cemetery. Online condolences may be made at marsdenmclaughlin.com.
Published in The Ottawa Citizen on Jan. 5, 2013