|Birth: ||Dec. 24, 1919|
|Death: ||Jun. 29, 2006|
She died at Medina, King Co., Washington, on 29 Jun 2006. LaVerne Bienenfeld went to be with her Lord and Savior on June 29, 2006 in Kirkland, WA. She was born on December 24, 1919 in Almond, Alabama to Benjamin and Lillie (Stewart) Harris. She was raised in Wadley, Alabama, graduated from Wadley High School and later received her Associate of Arts degree from Marsh Business School. She married Samuel
Lewis Bienenfeld March 1949 in New York City, NY.
She worked as a riveter in aerospace in commercial airlines production and also worked for the U.S. Government. In 1966, she and her sons moved to Tacoma, WA from Monroe, New York. She was an active member of Chapel Hill Presbyterian Church for 30 years and had a strong faith in God. She often volunteered to help others in need.
LaVerne was a wonderful mother to her sons and a caring sister. She was a great cook and a superb hostess for family functions. She was tender, sweet, with gentle eyes and a beautiful loving smile.
LaVerne is survived by her sons: Richard Bienenfeld and Larry Bienenfeld, her sister Lucy Stephens, a brother Herb Harris and two grandchildren (Nicole and Brent). She was preceded in death by her husband Samuel, a brother Ben and her sister Louise and her brother-in-law Steve.
A reception celebration of LaVerne's life will be held at Madison House in Kirkland, WA, where she was a resident for the last two years of her life. The gathering will begin at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, July 19, 2006.
A memorial service will be held 3pm, Sunday July 23rd at Chapel Hill Church in Gig Harbor, where she spent many years enjoying friends, family and her water-view home. She will be laid to rest at Haven of Rest Cemetery in Gig Harbor.
Remembrances preferred as donations to: Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center, Contributions: J5-200, P.O. Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98109-1024.
Haven of Rest Cemetery
Created by: Charles
Record added: Oct 22, 2008
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