LaVerne K. Thompson
LaVerne K. Thompson, 91, a resident of Round Lake Heights, passed away Wednesday, July 18, 2018, at her home. She was born November 2, 1926 in Chicago, IL to Matthias and Rene Groenwald. LaVerne was a member of the Round Lake Lions/Lioness Club and a member of the United Protestant Church in Grayslake. She was an avid bowler and was a part of Lakes Bowling Leagues for many years. LaVerne is survived by her children John (Elaine), James (Alice), Jacki (Reid) Flade, Joni (Larry) Eskridge, and Jodi (Earl) Cox, her grandchildren Justin, Blake, Brandon, Ian, Zack, Matthew, and Elizabeth, and her great-grandchildren Adelyn, Logan, James, Haley, Colton, Joey, and Savannah. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Harry, and her sisters Elvera and Lorraine. A visitation and funeral service is scheduled for Monday, July 30, 2018 from 9:00am until 11:00am with the funeral service commencing at 11:00am at the United Protestant Church 54 S. Whitney St. Grayslake, IL. Interment will be held following the services at Highland Memorial Park in Libertyville, IL. All funeral arrangements were entrusted to Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium 410 E. Belvidere Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Lions Club. For more information on services, call (847) 223-8122 or log onto www.strangfuneral.org.