MINNETONKA, Minn.

LaVerne L. Wright

April 14, 1912 - April 23, 2006

LaVerne L. Wright, age 94 formerly of Minnetonka, Minn., went home to be with her heavenly father Sunday, April 23, 2006, at Heartland Health Care Center. She had been recuperating from an illness. She was born on April 14, 1912, to Metro and Ann (nee Palaniuk) Stuss in Belfield, N.D.

She is lovingly survived by her children, Fredrick (Stephanie) of Olney, Ill., Thomas (Paula) of St. Petersburg, Fla., and Robert (Mary) of Waukesha. She is further survived by 15 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren, other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert T. Wright, in 2002.

Visitation for LaVerne will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, April 28, at Sunset Funeral Chapel, 2250 Anthony Blvd., N.E., Minneapolis, and again on Saturday, April 29, from 9 a.m. until the 10 a.m. funeral service. Interment to follow at Sunset Memorial Park.

If desired, memorials to the Northern Oaks Community Church, 16625 Excelsior Blvd., Minnetonka, MN 55345, are appreciated.

Please call Randle-Dable Funeral Home at 547-4035 for more information.