2013-05-09 / Obituaries

LaVonne Heyerman, 92, formerly of Linton


LaVonne Heyerman LaVonne Heyerman LaVonne Heyerman, 92, of Bismarck, formerly of Linton, died Wednesday, May 1, 2013, at the Good Samaritan Home, Bismarck.

LaVonne was born on Oct. 18, 1920, in Pollock, S.D., the daughter of Monrad and Ellen (Fjon) Vikse. She graduated from Pollock High School. LaVonne married Henry J. Heyerman on Oct. 18, 1941, in Pollock.

Following their marriage, they made their home in Linton. LaVonne worked at the ASC Office for many years. She also worked with her husband, Henry, at their jewelry store.

Following their retirement, Henry and LaVonne spent 18 winters in Apache Junction, Ariz. They moved to Bismarck in 1998. Henry died Sept. 25, 2001.

She was an active member of the Linton United Methodist Church and taught Sunday school for many years. LaVonne enjoyed visiting with friends, reading, playing cards, bingo, watching the Minnesota Twins and reruns of Lawrence Welk.

She is survived by three sons and daughters-in-law, Jon and Betty Heyerman, Casselton, Tom and Kay Heyerman, Eagan, Minn., and Jim and Mary Heyerman, Bismarck; four grandchildren, David (Lisa) Heyerman, Wyatt (Rachel) Heyerman, Samantha (Kamden) Miller, and Tiffany (Birch) Robbins; 10 great grandchildren, Heather and Conner Heyerman,

Hunter, Hallen and Hayden Heyerman, Maddox, Porter and Dawson Miller and Fisher and Sage Robbins.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband in 2001; a brother, Norman and a daughter-in-law, Linda Heyerman.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 4, 2013, at Linton United Methodist Church with the Rev. Cori Waisanen officiating. Organist was Linda Renskers Seidel. Congregational Hymns were “Hymn of Promise,” “Amazing Grace” and “How Great Thou Art.”

Casketbearers were Dick Goetz, Kamden Miller, Tom Heyerman, Wyatt Heyerman, David Heyerman and Dr. Jeffrey Orchard.

Burial was in the Linton Cemetery, Linton.

Please visit www.myersfh.com to sign the online guestbook and share memories of LaVonne with her family.

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