Verdene Larson

Verdene Larson was born into eternal life on Monday, May 12, 2014, at the age of 71.

She was the loving wife for 54 years to Robert; loving and caring mom of Russ (Barb) Larson, Vonessa (Andrew) Gilmore and Glenda (Gary) Salmela; cherished grandma of Gary Robert and Gina Marie; and sister of Elaine (Henry) Vieth. She is further survived by other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be Saturday, May 17, at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 380 Bluemound Road (at highways J and JJ, four blocks south of Interstate 94), Waukesha, from 12:30 to 2:15 PM. Funeral service will be at 2:30 PM. Interment will be at Oak Grove Cemetery, Tomah.

In lieu of flowers, memorials appreciated.

Church and Chapel Rudolph-Larsen Bros. Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 549-0659 or visit to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.