Funeral services for LaVerne R. Oyer, 83, of Pontiac, will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Calvert & Martin Funeral Home, Pontiac, with Andy Diestelkamp of Pontiac Church of Christ officiating. Burial will be in Southside Cemetery, Pontiac.
Friends may all from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home in Pontiac.
LaVerne died at 8:25 a.m. Monday, Dec. 11, 2017, at Good Samaritan Home, Pontiac.
Born July 17, 1934, in the same house as his dad was born in Pike Township, LaVerne was a son of Clarence and Alma (Egle) Oyer. He married Mary Patsy Rainwaters on May 2, 1970, in Cullom. She survives in Pontiac.
Also surviving is one daughter, Lisa (Jason) Hos of Aurora; one grandson, Connor Hos; one brother, Clarence Oyer of Heyworth; two sisters, Romeyn Oyer of Bloomington and Joyce (Bob) Frey of Archbald, Ohio; several nieces and nephews, including Joanna (Doug Valverde) Oyer.
LaVerne was preceded in death by two brothers, Richard and Bernard Oyer.
LaVerne was employed in graphic arts for Original Smith Printing in Bloomington. He was a former member of the Meadows Mennonite Church and was presently a member of the Pontiac Church of Christ.
Memorials in LaVerne’s name may be made to Good Samaritan Home in Pontiac or Livingston County Cancer Fund.
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