Verna E. LaBarre
Verna E. LaBarre, loving mother, grandma, great-grandma, great-great-grandma, age 98, went to be with the Lord on Feb. 6, 2011. Preceded in death by husband, John. Survived by children, Judy Olsen (Fred), Jack (Margaret) and Tom (Leann); grandchildren, Ruth, Karen, Karla, Jim, John, Steve, Vicki, Ken and Kathy; 21 great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; brother, Lester Arvidson and extended family and friends. Services Thursday, Feb. 10 at 10:30 a.m. at Hayden Heights Baptist Church, 1845 Hyacinth Ave. E., St. Paul. Interment in Fort Snelling National Cemetery. Visitation Wednesday from 5-7 p.m. at Sandberg Funeral Home, 2593 E. Seventh Ave., North St. Paul, and one hour before the service Thursday at church. Memorials preferred in lieu of flowers.