Laverne Reichel age 91 of North Mankato, died Sunday evening surrounded by her family at Oak Terrace Assisted Living.
Mass of Christian Burial 10:30 a.m., Friday, September 15, 2017, Holy Rosary Catholic Church. Burial Calvary Cemetery, Mankato. Visitation 5 - 7 p.m., Thursday Northview - North Mankato Mortuary and one hour before service at the church on Friday. Memorials may be given to the donor's choice.
Laverne Reichel was born June 29, 1926 to Ben and Anna (Weber) Wild in Mankato. She graduated from Good Council Academy in Mankato. Laverne was united in marriage to Curtis "Growler" Reichel on June 4, 1946 at Holy Rosary Catholic Church in North Mankato. She was a homemaker for her family and later worked at Carlson Craft.
Laverne is survived by her eight children, Mark (Mary) Reichel, Brad (Sandy) Reichel, Gary (Cherryl) Reichel, Dann "Boom" (Eileen) Reichel, Rita (Brian) Amundson, Todd (Lorna) Reichel, Jane (Ron Haefner) Carlson, and Mona (Wade Seadlund) Wacholz; 16 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; nieces and nephews.
Preceded in death by her parents, husband, Curtis "Growler" Reichel, infant son, Roy, two grandsons, Christopher Reichel and Dan Reichel.
Published on September 11, 2017