LA HABRA, Calif. — LaVern Weide, 82, died Monday, Dec. 10, 2012.
A memorial service was held in California. Cremains burial was Jan. 8 in Wessington Cemetery. Local arrangements were with Welter Funeral Home. Visit welterfuneralhome.com.
LaVern Weide was born at Revillo Aug. 4, 1930, to Amil and Emma Weide. He joined the Air Force during the Korean War.
He married Myrna Thompson of Wessington while on leave in 1951. They moved to California. In the 1950s, he built their family cabin on the banks of the Colorado River. He worked in banking and was comptroller for Western Off Shore Drilling. After retiring, he became a handy man as he loved to fix things.
He is survived by his wife; two sons, Bruce (Pat) of Montana and Brent of Oregon.
He was preceded in death by a sister, Adeline Wagner.
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