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LaVerle Neves Day
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Birth: Feb. 1, 1921
Big Horn County
Wyoming, USA
Death: Sep. 8, 2013
American Fork
Utah County
Utah, USA

LaVerle Neves Makin Day

Father: Wilford Trane Neves
Mother: Mary Eliza Carling Neves
Spouse: Ernest Leroy Makin
Married: 3 September 1941
Place: Salt Lake LDS Temple
Spouse: Orville Wayne Day
Married: 20 September 1980
Place: Provo, Utah
Early Life: LaVerle was baptized by her father in the Greybull River in Wyoming. Her family moved to Pleasant Grove when she was young. LaVerle was a wonderful student and skipped one full grade of school.
Life's Work/Service/Interests: In 1941, LaVerle married Ernest LeRoy Makin in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. He preceded her in death August 2, 1969. She later married Orville Wayne Day in Provo, Utah and he preceded her in death on June 6, 2009. While married to Ernest, they bought and ran a dairy farm. After Ernest died she continued to run the dairy farm for two years while going back to BYU to finish her teaching degree that she started when she was a young girl. Graduating with a Special Education Degree, her first job was in St Anthony, Idaho; she drove home to P.G. every weekend. Following St. Anthony, she taught at Kamas High School and then at the Developmental Center in American Fork where she taught music therapy. She served as the Developmental Center ward organist, with Wayne as her assistant for over 20 years. Thanks to the staff of the Beehive Home American Fork South for their loving care, and all of the residents for their wonderful friendship and love for LaVerle. LaVerle Neves Makin Day, 92, of Pleasant Grove, Utah passed away September 8, 2013 in American Fork.
Survived By: Her children: Linda (deceased) (Kenneth) Gray, Arden (Lyda) Makin; Ardith (Larry) Higley; Nancy Makin; Carl (Tamera) Makin Waynes children, Orville (Beverly); Wilford (Karen); Karen (Daniel, deceased) Carbajal; Paul (Janice); Ivan (Nancy); Clark (Linda); Ruth (Richard) Huish; Joy (Lynn) Ruff; Lynn (DeAnn) and Eugene (Pauline), 92 grandchildren, 221 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren.
Preceded In Death By: Both husbands, her parents, a daughter, 5 sisters and a brother.
Services: Hillcrest Stake Center
Mortuary: Anderson Mortuary
Obituary: Provo Daily Herald | 12 Sep 2013
Bio compiled by: AnnieDuckettHundley
Family links: 
  Wilford Trane Neves (1886 - 1948)
  Mary Eliza Carling Neves (1892 - 1981)
  Ernest Leroy Makin (1918 - 1969)
  Orville Wayne Day (1916 - 2009)
  Erna Neves Allen (1915 - 1976)*
  Elda Neves Steiner (1917 - 1963)*
  Beth Neves (1919 - 1919)*
  LaVerle Neves Day (1921 - 2013)
  Wilford Leslie Neves (1923 - 1999)*
  Dawna Ruth Neves Randall (1924 - 2008)*
*Calculated relationship
Pleasant Grove City Cemetery
Pleasant Grove
Utah County
Utah, USA
Created by: Annie Duckett Hundley
Record added: Sep 13, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 116990714
LaVerle <i>Neves</i> Day
Added by: Annie Duckett Hundley
LaVerle <i>Neves</i> Day
Added by: Annie Duckett Hundley
LaVerle <i>Neves</i> Day
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- Annie Duckett Hundley
 Added: Sep. 13, 2013

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