Fancher, LaVern L.
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LaVern L. Fancher, age 75, of Wisconsin Rapids, WI died Monday, September 10, 2012 at his residence.
Funeral Services are 11:00 AM Thursday, September 13, 2012 at Calvary Baptist Church, Wisconsin Rapids, WI. Rev. Jonathan Jenks will officiate. Burial in the Arpin Cemetery. Visitation will be held at Calvary Baptist Church on Thursday from 10:00-11:00 AM. Ritchay Funeral Home of Wisconsin Rapids is assisting the family.
LaVern was born August 17, 1937 in Wis. Rapids to Kenneth and Eva (Hamilton) Fancher. He married Jermaine Grimm on August 17, 1958 in Wis. Rapids. He served in the Red Arrow Division of the National Guard. For 44 years he was employed by Consolidated Papers at the Biron Division, retiring in 1999. His interests included hunting, fishing car shows and his dog - Babe.
LaVern is survived by his wife Jermaine; two sons - Steve (Nancy) Fancher of Kellner and Terry (Kathy) Fancher of Nekoosa; three grandsons Cassidy, Tyson (Melissa) and Travis Fancher; one great granddaughter Teighan; one great grandson Braeden; two sisters Betty (Jim) Jensen of Wis. Rapids and Bonnie Dillingham of Wis. Rapids; and one brother Robert Fancher of North Carolina.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother Larry Fancher.
Published in Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune on Sept. 12, 2012