MYERS, Laverne Evelyn, 92, of Tampa, died Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014 at Tampa General Hospital. Born in Adell, WI she came here in 1945 from Cherry Point, NC where she served in the US Marine Corps. She graduated from HCC and the University of South Florida. She was a charter member of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church and president of the Tampa Chapter Women 's Marine Assoc. She actively served her community as president of the Lynwood Neighborhood Watch for many years. She was preceded in death by daughter, Linda Strahan and is survived by her daughter, Dianne McCabe (Tom); grandchildren, Tom McCollum (Jackie) and Carolyn Rusch (Terry); 3 great grandchildren; brother, Willis Stolper; sisters Jean Partezana and Janis Liepert and 6 nieces and nephews. A service will be held at 4pm on Tuesday, Dec. 16th at Blount & Curry - MacDill, 605 S. MacDill Ave. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her name to Holy Trinity Lutheran Church.
Published in TBO.com on Dec. 14, 2014.