Laverne V. Kingsley

Bethalto | Wednesday, December 8 2010

Laverne V. Kingsley, 88, passed away at 2:07 p.m. Wednesday, December 8, 2010 at St. Anthony’s Hospital.  Born Nov. 18, 1922 in Ste. Genevieve, Mo., she was a daughter of William H. and Mary Viola (Nanney) Meyer.  She married Daniel Webster Kingsley Nov. 20, 1943.  They lived most of their lives in Las Vegas, Nev. before he preceded her in death.

Survivors include three sisters, Juanita Porter of Bethalto, Marie Mudd of East Alton and Mavis Milton of St. Genevieve; a brother, Donald Meyer and his wife Joan of East Alton; and numerous nieces and nephews, including a special niece, Joyce Gray and her husband John of East Alton and a special nephew, Dennis Meyer and his wife Dianne of Granite City.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents; two sisters, Thelma Figgie and Myrtle Kreitler; and a brother, Hillary E. Meyer.

According to her wishes, her body will be cremated, and she will join her husband in eternal rest at the family plot at Valley Springs Cemetery in Ste. Genevieve.

Memorials may be made to a charity of one’s choice.

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