NUANEZ, LaVERNE EVA July 17, 1940 to January 24, 2013 On July 17, 1940, LaVerne was born to Elroy and Margaret Heckler in Baltimore, Maryland. In 1950 the family relocated to Phoenix, AZ. On November 3, 1956, LaVerne married Benjamin Nuanez who was in the U.S.N. They had three children Edward (deceased); Edna; and Margaret. In 1958 Benny and Laverne moved to San Diego. LaVerne's wit, laughter, and unconditional love inspired everyone around her. Without her it will never be the same. LaVerne is survived by her husband Benjamin Nuanez; their two daughters Edna Moreno (her husband David); Margaret Curuso (her husband Michael); Ronda Nuanez; seven grandchildren and eleven great-grand-children; Tiffany (her son Ashton); Marie (her husband Edmundo Avila II and three children Jonathan, Joseph, Jessica); Edward Nuanez Jr. (his son Gavin); David M. Moreno (his three children Evan, Raeanna, and David Edward), Benjamin Glaser; William Glaser (his wife Amy and their three sons Leeland, Logan, and Liam), and Robert Glaser. Her Celebration of Life will be held at Greenwood Cemetery February 1, 2013 at 2:00 p.m.

Funeral Home

Greenwood Memorial Park & Mortuary
4300 Imperial Ave San Diego, CA 92113

Published in The San Diego Union Tribune on Jan. 31, 2013