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LaVern Lauderdale

September 15, 1939 ~ December 8, 2023 (age 84) 84 Years Old

LaVern Lauderdale Obituary

LaVern (Mullis) Lauderdale, of Tell City IN, passed away Friday afternoon on December 8, 2023, at her daughter's home surrounded by her loving family.

 

She was born on September 15, 1939, in Tell City, Indiana, and was the daughter of the late Valentine and Mildred (Wright) Mullis. LaVern was united in marriage to William C. “Bill” Lauderdale Sr. on November 26, 1971. Together they shared 50 wonderful years before his passing in 2021.

 

LaVern was a member of the Homemakers Club. She enjoyed flowers, gardening, hummingbirds, and just being outside in her yard. Her best adventures were made traveling with Pop and camping. She loved her vacations and flea marketing days spent with her husband, sister and brother-in-law. LaVern's most treasured possessions were her husband, children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. She loved her family more than anything and they were all blessed to have been with her when God called her home.

 

She is survived by her children, Tammy Saalman (Mark) of Magnet; Lee Lechner (Jessica) of Bandon, Brittany Huff of Tell City, Bill Jr. (Julie) of Rockport, Robin Weedman (Jimmy) of Cannelton, Michelle Adams of Rockport; her grandchildren, Kelly (Justin) Latini, Sally (Aaron) Mosby, Victoria (John) Backer, Sandy Saalman (Kenny), Ashley Saalman (Cory), William Saalman, Kaylee Lechner, Anthony Lechner, Michael Lechner, Brayden Huff, David Weedman, Ladonna (Will) James, Shane (Courtney) Weedman, Byron Adams, Samantha (Adam) Jones, Kassondra Hendrix, and Teagan Lauderdale; eighteen great grandchildren; and 1 great great grandchild.

 

In addition to her parents, LaVern was preceded in death by her loving husband of 50 years, Bill Lauderdale Sr.; her son, Jerome; her sister, Lois Suters; and her brother, Jack Mullis and Calvin Mullis.

 

Services will be at 10:00am Tuesday, December 12, 2023, at Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home with Fr. Brian Esarey officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery.

 

Visitation will be from 3:00pm to 7:00pm Monday December 11, 2023, and from 8:00am to service time on Tuesday at the funeral home.

 

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Augustine Catholic Church.

 

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Services

Visitation
Monday
December 11, 2023

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home
920 10 Street
Tell City, IN 47586

Visitation
Tuesday
December 12, 2023

8:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home
920 10 Street
Tell City, IN 47586

Funeral Service
Tuesday
December 12, 2023

10:00 AM
Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home
920 10 Street
Tell City, IN 47586

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