LaVerne Lorentzen(1924 - 2014)


LaVerne Lorentzen

LaVerne Lorentzen, 89, of Salinas, passed away Saturday, April 19, 2104. She was born August 26, 1924, in Salinas.

LaVerne was a retired Office Manager for Admiral Packing Company for 35 years. In retirement, she loved baking, especially cookies which she gave to everyone she dealt with.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Carl Lorentzen and Nettie Lorentzen and her brother, Garth (Ruth) Lorentzen.

LaVerne is survived by her sister, Maren (Caryl) Prince; niece, Karen Lorentzen; and nephew, Jeffery Lorentzen.

At her request, a private entombment will be held at the Garden of Memories Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to SPCA of Monterey County, , or the .

Funeral arrangements by Struve and Laporte Funeral Home.

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Struve and Laporte Funeral Chapel
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Published in The Salinas Californian on Apr. 23, 2014