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Laverne Ferris

June 16, 1928 October 20, 2022
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Laverne C. Ferris, 94, Oconto, passed away Thursday, October 20, 2022 at her home. Laverne was born June 16, 1928 in the Town of Little River to the late Felix Frank and Marie Louise (Rouse) Carriveau. She married Darwin “Bucko” Ferris on August 9, 1947. He preceded her in death on January 4, 2010. She was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Oconto. Laverne was a loving and caring mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. She enjoyed traveling with family and friends. One of her expectations of was for her grandchildren to “PAY UP” (a kiss on the cheek). She was an avid reader, gardener and bridge player in some cases playing three days a week.


Laverne is survived by three daughters, Debra Krueger, Julie Walsh, Kelly Prosek; two sons, Bradley Ferris, Shawn Ferris; a sister, Beverly Medford; eight grandchildren and fourteen great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two sons, Scott (Michelle) Ferris, Mark Ferris; son-in-law, Scott Krueger; four brothers, Jack, Lloyd, Earl and Russel Carriveau and seven sisters, Eleanor Huetll, Phyllis Dufek, Margaret Ann Shaw, Blanche Eberley, Doris Cook, Elaine Skarda and Margaret Carriveau.


The family will receive relatives and friends at the Gallagher Funeral Home, Oconto, from 4 to 8 PM Thursday, October 27, 2022. Visitation will continue on Friday, October 28 from 11 to 12 PM at Holy Trinity Catholic Church. Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated 12 PM Friday at the church by Rev. Francis Nusi. Burial will be at the Oconto Catholic Cemetery. Online condolences may be expressed at www.gallagherfuneralhome.net.


The family would like to extend a special thank you to Dr. Charles Heyka and the staff in the Emergency Room at Bellin Health Oconto Hospital and Medical Center for all the care, comfort and support that was given to the family.


“The Marvelous Mrs. Ferris” we will miss you.

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Visitation

Thursday

27

Oct

4:00 PM 10/27/2022 4:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 10/27/2022 8:00:00 PM
Gallagher Funeral Home & Cremation Service

217 Congress St.
Oconto, WI 54153

Gallagher Funeral Home & Cremation Service
217 Congress St. Oconto 54153 WI
United States

Visitation

Friday

28

Oct

11:00 AM 10/28/2022 11:00:00 AM - 12:00 PM 10/28/2022 12:00:00 PM
Holy Trinity Catholic Church

300 Arbutus Avenue
Oconto, WI 54153

Holy Trinity Catholic Church
300 Arbutus Avenue Oconto 54153 WI
United States

Service

Friday

28

Oct

12:00 PM 10/28/2022 12:00:00 PM
Holy Trinity Catholic Church

300 Arbutus Avenue
Oconto, WI 54153

Mass of Christian burial by Rev. Francis Nusi.

Holy Trinity Catholic Church
300 Arbutus Avenue Oconto 54153 WI
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Oconto Catholic Cemetery Final Resting Place

Oconto, WI 54153

Oconto 54153 WI
United States
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