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Virginia M. Van Every Hovey
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Birth: Jan. 10, 1925
Worth County
Iowa, USA
Death: Nov. 19, 2008
La Crosse
La Crosse County
Wisconsin, USA

Virginia M. {VanEvery} Hovey
Age 83

Glen Oliver VanEvery &
Lucy Rena {Anderson} VanEvery

Married names:
Mrs. Leonard {Charlene}
of Clear Lake,
Mrs. John {Karen} Schrodt, of
Des Moines, Iowa.
Glenn Dale VanEvery, &
Lynn VanEvery,
of Denver, Colorado.

Norbert R. Hovey

Nobert & Virginia met
at a dance at the
Inwood Ballroom in
Spillville, Iowa.

They were married on
June 5, 1948, at the
Little Brown Church
at Nashua, Iowa.

Norbert & Virginia were
blessed with
five children.
Three daughters, &
Two sons.
Sharon {Greg Thiele}
Hovey, of
Decorah, Iowa
Judy {Frank} Hageman, of
Decorah, Iowa,
Kathy {Claude}
Moore-Hovey, of
Chatfield, Mn.
Roger {Karen} Hovey, of
Mason City, Iowa, &
Gary {Susan} Hovey, of
Ridgeway, Iowa.

Norbert & Virginia were blessed with Grand-children &
Other family members & friends.

Virginia passed away
at Gundersen Lutheran Hospital
in LaCross, Wis.,
following a short illness.

Family information of siblings from the dad's obit of
Glenn Oliver VanEvery.

Family information of children
of Norbert & Virginia is from
Virginia's obit.

Schuler Balik
Funeral Home
in Decorah.

Special Note:

If someone would like to add
pictures & flowers & messages that would be appreciated very much.


Thinking of you & your family & friends.


Credit Research:

Lois Schwartz

Sandy Bell

Decorah, Iowa
November 20, 2008

Virginia Hovey

Virginia Hovey, age 83, of Decorah, formerly of Ridgeway, Iowa, died Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2008, at the Gundersen Lutheran Hospital in LaCrosse, Wis., following a short illness.

Funeral services are Saturday, Nov. 22, at 11 a.m. at the Orleans Lutheran Church, rural Ridgeway, with Rev. Phillip and Rev. Ginny Olson officiating. Burial will be in the Orleans Cemetery, rural Ridgeway.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial may be given to the Virginia Hovey Memorial Fund.

Friends may call from 3:00 - 6:00 p.m. on Friday at the Schluter - Balik Funeral Home in Decorah, and after 10:00 a.m. on Saturday morning at the church.

Virginia's survivors include her husband: Norbert Hovey, Ridgeway, IA. Three daughters: Sharon (Greg Thiele) Hovey, Decorah, IA; Judy (Frank) Hageman, Decorah, IA; Kathy (Claude) Hovey - Moore, Chatfield, MN. Two sons: Roger (Karen) Hovey, Mason City, IA and Gary (Susan) Hovey, Ridgeway, IA.

Cresco, Iowa
Cresco Times
November, 2008

Funeral services for Virginia M. Hovey of Decorah, formerly of Ridgeway, IA were held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 22, 2008 at Orleans Lutheran Church in rural Ridgeway, IA with Pastor Phillip Olson and Pastor Ginny Olson officiating. Organist was Martha Jensen. Pastor Olson sang a solo, "Abide With Me". Hymns sung were: "How Great Thou Art", "What a Friend", and "Rock of Ages". The pallbearers were: Matt Zweibohmer, Mitchell Zweibohmer, Mick Zweibohmer, Mitchell Donlon, Pete Wennes, Will Hageman and Wesley Hageman. Interment was in Orleans Lutheran Cemetery in rural Ridgeway.

Family links: 
  Glenn Oliver Van Every (1897 - 1969)
  Lucy Rena Anderson Van Every (1905 - 1995)
  Norbert Hovey (1925 - 2011)
  Virginia M. Van Every Hovey (1925 - 2008)
  Glenn Dale Van Every (1926 - 1993)*
  Lynn Orville Van Every (1928 - 2004)*
  Charlene Elizabeth Van Every Mayer Nelson (1930 - 1991)*
  Karen Lucy Van Every Schrodt (1940 - 1988)*
*Calculated relationship
Orleans Lutheran Church Cemetery
Winneshiek County
Iowa, USA
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Record added: Nov 18, 2011
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Virginia M. <i>Van Every</i> Hovey
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Virginia M. <i>Van Every</i> Hovey
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