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LaVern E. Graber

September 7, 1967 ~ September 10, 2017 (age 50)
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LaVern E. Graber, 50 years and 3 days, of Bloomfield, Iowa died peacefully at his home on September 10, 2017.

He was born in LaGrange, Indiana to Elmer and Pauline Graber on September 7, 1967.  He was united in marriage to Loretta Sue Yoder on May 11, 1989.  They lived in matrimony for 28 years and five months.

LaVern leaves to mourn, his wife Loretta; ten children, Ruby Fem, age 27, married to Wilmer Miller, Glen David, age 25, married to Clara Ann Mast, Lou Ida, age 23, Willis, age 20, Nancy Ann, age 18, Joas Lynn age 16, Ferman, age 13, Norman Lee, age 11, Erma Sue, age 9, Doris Pauline, age 5 all of Bloomfield, Iowa; his parents, Elmer and Pauline Graber; three grandsons, Seth, Japheth, and Caleb; brothers and sisters, Joanna (Lamar) Eash, Marvin (Lydiann) Graber, David (Lucy) Graber, Ernest (Lydianna) Graber, Miriam (John Henry) Yoder all of Bloomfield, Joseph (Beth) Graber of Victor Montana, Chris (Naomi) Graber of Westville, Oklahoma, Ruth (Ivan) Troyer, Floyd (Miriam) Graber, and Albert (Loretta) Graber of Bloomfield.

He was preceded in death by his stillborn brother, an aunt, 2 nephews, and a niece.

Funeral Services will be held at 9AM, Thursday, September 14, 2017 at his home in Bloomfield.  Burial will follow the service at Pleasant Hill Cemetery near West Grove, Iowa. Lange Funeral Home and Crematory in Centerville has been entrusted with caring for the family.   Condolences may be shared online at

 Service Information

Funeral Service
September 14, 2017

9:00 AM
Lavern's Home
200th Street
Bloomfield, IA 52537

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