fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church Monday, April 16, 2018. Dear daughter of the late Anthony and Catherine Gartner; dear sister of Marian and the late Catherine, Anthony (Marie), Frank, Edward (Marie), Arthur, Robert (Virginia) and Leona Gartner, Margaret (Angelo Sr.) Torrillo and Loretta

(Casimer) Gacioch; special aunt of Cathy, Angelo Jr., Yvonne and  Donna Torrillo and Leona Morton; our dear aunt, great-aunt; great-great-aunt, great-great-great-aunt, cousin and friend.

Services: Funeral from KUTIS AFFTON Chapel, 10151 Gravois, Thursday, April 19, 9:15 a.m. to St. Stephen Protomartyr Catholic Church for 10 a.m. Mass. Interment Resurrection Cemetery. LaVerne was a lifelong Blues fan. Visitation Wednesday, 2-9 p.m.