Verona (Lord) LaBelle

March 7, 1917 - April 21, 2013 After 96 years, my dear mother decided it was time to be with Jesus and join her husband and family in Heaven. She was the best of the best, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She was preceded in death by her husband of 64 years, Francis LaBelle; parents, Earl and Flora (Cournoyer Johnson) Lord; siblings, Sybil O'Brien, Loniel Lord. She is survived by her daughter, June Kaye (Charles) Fitch; grandchildren, Jessica (Tim) Ostman, Deborah (Scott) Peterson, Rebekah (Edward) Castle, Nonna Fitch, Grant (Lori) Fitch, David (Jennifer) Fitch, Mark (Heather) Fitch, Matthew (Gao) Fitch; eighteen great grandchildren. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:30 a.m., Friday, May 3, 2013 at St. Genevieve Parish Community Center, 6995 Centerville Road, Centerville. The family will greet friends from 9:30 a.m., until the time of mass at the community center. Interment at Calvary Cemetery, Forest Lake. Memorials are preferred to St. Genevieve Church or School Sisters of Notre Dame, Mankato.


Funeral Home

Mattson Funeral Home
343 North Shore Drive Forest Lake, MN 55025
(651) 464-3556

Published in Pioneer Press on Apr. 28, 2013