Laurene Ann Mary Counter
Laurene Ann Counter, 82 years old, was born on December 11, 1934; formerly of Alief, Texas. She was surrounded by great love and her family, when she went to be with the Lord on Thursday, November 2, 2017. She was a 1953 graduate of Heelan Catholic High School in Sioux City, Iowa. She is survived by her loving husband of 63 years, Vern Counter Sr., and the amazing legacy they created with their 16 children- Lori, Lynn, Vern Jr, Theodore, Stephanie, Paul, Annette, Ronald, Joseph, Gerard, Maureen, Mary, Marjorie, Andrew, Francis, and Jennifer; and her beautiful 42 grandchildren and 26 great grandchildren, and many supportive daughter-in-laws and son-in-laws. "Mom Counter" was loved and cared for greatly and she will be dearly missed. Funeral services will be held on Monday, November 6, 2017, at 11:00am, at Notre Dame Catholic Church, 7720 Boone Road Houston, Texas 77072. (With a viewing from 9:00am-11:00am.)
Published in Houston Chronicle on Nov. 5, 2017.