|Birth: ||Jan. 18, 1917|
|Death: ||Jul. 20, 2008|
LaVerne Brumfield, age 91, went to be with the Lord Jesus on Sunday, July 20, 2008 at St. John's Lutheran Nursing Home in Billings. St. John's gave great attention to her daily comfort and added a lot of love from the staff who Mom called her special angels. Thank you St. John's.
LaVerne was born January 18, 1917 in New Castle NE., the first of four children to Frank and Goldie Sorenson. The family moved to MT about a year later and settled in Forsyth where she lived most of her life. LaVerne graduated from Forsyth High School in 1936 and married L. A. "Buck West. They had one son Richard. Later she married Clyde Brumfield and had son Ronald.
LaVerne worked at Vaughn Ragsdale part time for several years but most of her time was spent as a stay-at-home Mom and wife. She devoted much of her time taking care of her mother and father in their later years.
She enjoyed bible study, all kinds of sewing and mostly interacting with her family. Family was always important to her. LaVerne's loving kindness and gentle caring for them was always evident.
LaVerne was preceded in death by husband Clyde Brumfield; sisters Gladys Kowis and Frances "Sis" Seliski and niece Delcie Hindman.
She is survived by sons Richard West and wife Myrna of Billings and Ronald Brumfield of Forsyth;three grandsons, Timothy West and wife Pennie of Forsyth, Kurt West and wife Lisa of Billings and Mitchell West and wife Jill of Billings; five great-grandchildren, Jennifer, Stephanie, Carter, Evan and Kyler West and one great-great-grandson Maddy West of Forsyth. She is also survived by brother Leland "Red" Sorenson of Forsyth; niece Jeannie Hullinger and husband Kevin of Mona, UT; nephew Duane Sorenson and wife Susan of NC.
Funeral Service: Thursday, July 24, 2008 at 1:00pm in the chapel of Stevenson and Sons Funeral Home in Forsyth.
Burial: will follow in the Forsyth Cemetery
Clyde C Brumfield (1914 - 2003)*
Created by: Catherine Byron
Record added: Jul 23, 2008
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