THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Issue Date: April 25, 2019
LaVerne (Abrahamson) Schoblocher, 94, of Green Bay, passed away Easter morning, Sunday, April 21, 2019.
Born Nov. 7, 1924 in Egg Harbor, to Carl and Emma (Schultz) Abrahamson, she graduated from Gibraltar High School in 1942 and then attended business school. She married Michael Schoblocher on Nov. 3, 1945 in Bailey's Harbor and worked as a bookkeeper in various locations. They sold a business in Peshtigo and moved to Green Bay, where they operated a CBRF for many years.
She was involved in activities at St. Paul Lutheran Church, including Ladies Aid and enjoyed quilting, sewing, crafts, reading and puzzles. She often visited friends and shut-ins, but mostly treasured time with family and friends.
Survivors include five children, Nancy Anderson, Ellen (James) Rennes, Mark (Rita) Schoblocher, Shirley (Rodger) Eklund and Sheila (Tim) Moureau; 13 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; a sister, Marilyn (Larry) Felder and many nieces; nephews; cousins and friends.
Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Michael; a granddaughter, Sara Opsahl; two sisters, Verna (Peter) Weber and Doris (Floyd) Root and a son-in-law, Jerry Anderson.
Visitation for family and friends will take place at St. Paul Lutheran Church, 514 S Clay Street on Thursday, May 2, 2019 from 2:30 p.m. until time of the funeral service at 5 p.m., with Rev. Jon Zabell officiating. Entombment will take place at Shrine of the Good Shepherd Mausoleum. A memorial fund is established for St. Paul Lutheran Church. Lyndahl Funeral Home of Green Bay is assisting the family with arrangements.