MCA and Wisconsin loss another member on Sunday. Not only did our good friend Leroy Nelson passed away so did Laverne Severson. Laverne had been a member of MCA since 2008 and enjoyed showing his farm toy collection at various shows and fairs. Our thoughts and prayer are extended to the family and friends of Laverne. Please feel free to read his obituary below.
Laverne A. Severson
age 85, of Monroe, died on Sunday, September 13, 2020 at his daughter’s home. He was born on July 5, 1935 in rural Argyle, the son of Marvin and Edna (Winden) Severson. He attended Argyle schools. Laverne married Donna J. Marty on January 30, 1971 in Monroe. Laverne worked at Moore Business Forms for 25 years, retiring in 1992. He was a member of Church of God International, National Turkey Federation; he enjoyed turkey hunting, collecting toy tractors and cap guns.
He is survived by his wife, Donna of Monroe; children: Michael (Kelly) Severson and Michelle (Brian) Senn, both of Monroe; grandchildren: Jared Harpstrite, Ally Severson, and Kara Jelle; sister, Diana Severson of Monroe. He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers: Virgil and Milfred; sisters: Janice Blum, Mary Lou Udelhoven, and Carol Jahn.
A Celebration of Laverne's Life will be held Saturday September 26, 2020 from 2:00 to 5:00 PM at the American Legion in Monroe.