Laverne E. Dines was born March 31, 1935, in Yukon, Oklahoma, the daughter of Charles Schultz and Cordelia Potter Schultz. She died Sunday, January 4, 2014, in Chickasha.
Laverne grew up in the Yukon area and attended Yukon Public
In her earlier years she had been employed with Nicolose Restaurant, in Oklahoma City where she met and married her husband, John Dines in May of 1960, in Gainesville, Texas.
She had been a homemaker most of her life.
Laverne and her husband came to the Chickasha area in 1995.
She enjoyed fishing with her husband at Lake Chickasha for many years and also enjoyed gardening and planting trees.
Laverne was preceded in death by both parents and two sons, Carl and Nick Keenan.
Survivors include her husband John, of the home; one daughter and son-in-law, Kaye and Larry Meier, of Chickasha, one step-daughter and her husband, Donnita and Ron Hunter, of Newalla, Oklahoma; one step-son, John Hash, of Choctaw and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Viewing for Laverene will be held on Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at the funeral home from 8:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.. There will be no viewing at the services.
Interment will be in the Yukon Cemetery in Yukon, Oklahoma, under the direction of Ferguson Funeral Home.