LaVon I. North
Birth date: March 19, 1923
Death date: June 29, 2012
Age 89, of Burlington, passed away on June 29, 2012 at Village Glen in Lake Geneva. She was born March 19, 1923 to the late Carl and Martha (nee Schel) Haufle in Bryant, SD. She spent her early life in Waukesha, WI. LaVon graduated from Waukesha High School in 1941 and attended Waukesha Area Technical College for business. She was employed by Waukesha Motor Company. On February 26, 1944 she was united in marriage to the late Harry E. North at the Evangelical Reform Church in Waukesha. Following their marriage they ran a dairy farm in Rochester for many years. LaVon was a member of the Rochester Congregational Church.
LaVon is survived by her children Richard (Kathy) North and Nancy (David) Jochem of Burlington, her grandchildren Justin Loesch, Alyssa (Jacob) Findlay, Holly and Thomas North. She is further survived by her sisters and brother- in- law; Verna North, Marian (Bruce) Jernel, and Janet Foat. LaVon was preceded in death by her parents, husband Harry and a twin sister Lorraine (Charles) North, brothers-in-law; George North and Milton Foat.
LaVonís family would like to send a heartfelt thank you to Vicki at Aurora VNA and the staff at Village Glen for their loving care of our mother.
Family is suggesting memorials be made to either Alzheimerís Association or the American Diabetes Association.
Relatives and friends may visit with the family on Monday July 2, from 4:00 until 7:00 PM at the funeral home.
A memorial service for LaVon will be held Monday July 2, 2012 at 7:00PM at the Schuette-Daniels Funeral Home with Rev. Paul Ray officiating.