LaVon C. Kunde, 83, passed away on November 28, 2021, at Our House in Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.
Services for LaVon will be held on December 4, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. at Holy Rosary Catholic Church, 6190 Chapel Road, Wisconsin Rapids (Town of Sigel). Visitation for family and friends will be held at the church beginning at 9:00 a.m. until the time of service. Fr. Amalanathan Malaiyappan will officiate.
LaVon was born on June 16, 1938 in Waukesha, Wisconsin to Emil and Esther (Albrecht) Gottschalk. She owned and operated a horse boarding stable and also worked the front desk in retailers K-Mart and Stein’s Garden Center. She enjoyed archery and golf with her children and grandchildren in her younger days. She also enjoyed the Bunco dice game, puzzles and was a crafter.
She is survived by her children: Kim Dammann, Wade (Jean) Lilly, Lori (Brian) Melichar, and Joy (Mike) Roginski; and 12 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren.
LaVon was preceded in death by parents; stepfather Harold Buchs and sister Pearl (Piper) Fleck.
Special thank you to her friend Linda Nelson, Heartland Hospice, Our House staff, Memory Care staff, and Hilltop staff.
Herman-Taylor Funeral Home is honored to be assisting the family.
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