Verna E. Hart, age 99, of Stevens Point,WI, formerly of Waupaca, WI, passed away on Wednesday, June 4th, 2014 at Saint Michael’s Hospital in Stevens Point.
She was born in East Bristol, WI, on July 21, 1914, a daughter of the late William and Laura (Fox) Damm. Verna married Edward J. Hart on August 27, 1936 in East Bristol. He preceded her in death on December 19, 1998. She is a member of St. Mary Magdalene Catholic Church in Waupaca. Verna had been a school teacher. She also was a dietitian at Bethany Home and Crystal River Nursing & Rehabilitation Center.
Survivors include her Children: Jane (Bernard) Curvey, Taylorville, IL; Laura Hart, Iowa City, IA; Sister Ann Mary Hart, Yuma, AZ; Susan Jolin, Waupaca, WI; John (Caroyl) Hart, Waupaca, WI; Dennis Hart, Ogdensburg, WI; Kathleen (Randy) Graham, Afton, MN; 16 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Edward, sister, Lucille Cormican and a brother Willis Damm.
A Funeral Mass will be held at St. Mary Magdalene Catholic Church in Waupaca at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, June 10, 2014 with Father Amalraj Roche, officiating. Interment will be in the St. Mary Magdalene Catholic Cemetery in Waupaca. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the service at the church. In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established in the name of Verna E. Hart. The Holly Funeral Home of Waupaca is assisting the family with arrangements.