LaVonne Dollen, age 83, of Persia, Iowa passed away Wednesday, July 3, 2019 at the Midlands Living Center in Council Bluffs, Iowa. LaVonne was born June 5, 1936 in Minden, Iowa to Muryl and Mildred (Moss) Kemmish. LaVonne attended school in Persia and graduated from the Persia High School. She was married to Vernon Dollen, August 14, 1954 in Persia, Iowa. LaVonne worked for many years at World Insurance in Omaha, Nebraska in the claims department. She enjoyed fishing in South Dakota and her vegetable gardens.
LaVonne is preceded in death by her parents, son Doug, sister Sharon McIntosh.
Survivors include her husband: Vernon of Persia, Iowa; son: Gene Dollen and wife Bonnie of Persia, Iowa; daughter: Patty Hadfield and husband Fred of Minden, Iowa; eleven grandchildren; twelve great-grandchildren; sister: Murlene Wilson of Council Bluffs, Iowa; and many nieces and nephews.
Visitation with the family will be held from 9:30 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. Thursday, July 11, 2019 at the Logan Memorial Chapel in Logan, Iowa.
A memorial service will follow the visitation.
In Lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to the family.
The family invites everyone to lunch and fellowship at the Persia Fire Hall immediately following the service at the funeral home.
In Loving Memory LaVonne Dollen Born June 5, 1936 Minden, Iowa
Entered Into Rest July 3, 2019 Council Bluffs, Iowa Celebration of Life Service 10:30 a.m., Thursday, July 11, 2019
Logan Memorial Chapel Logan, Iowa
Officiating Pastor Bonnie Dollen
Music Selections “Beer Barrel Polka” “How Great Thou Art” “Just a Closer Walk with Thee”
Final Resting Place At A Later Date Valley View Cemetery Persia, Iowa