Laverne Egan Moore, 89, of Bellevue, died Friday, Nov. 22, 2013, in Firelands Regional Medical Center, Sandusky.
Mrs. Moore was born Oct. 14, 1924, in Bellevue, to Charles J. and Alta (Smith) Egan. She was a 1942 graduate of Bellevue High School and a member since 1946 of St. John's Lutheran Church.
She was also a member of the Firelands Shrine Club; Althea Chapter 438, Eastern Star; Historical Lyme Village; and Four County Young at Heart.
Laverne was employed by Northern Ohio Telephone for five years and then as a bookkeeper for J.C. Penney Co. for 32 years retiring in 1978.
Survivors include a stepdaughter, Penny L. Purcell, of Dunbar, W.Va; a stepgrandson, Brent C. (Jaime) Purcell, of Fredersburg, V.a; a stepgranddaughter, Dr. Polly L. Purcell (Dr. Chad Walters), of Louisville, Ky; five stepgreat-grandchildren, Zaydn and Quinley Walters and Payton, Lincoln and Presley Purcell. Six nieces and nephews, Linda (Paul) Dickenson, of Columbus, James (Kathie) Bogner, of Bellevue, Larry (Teresa) Bogner, of Bellevue, Nancy Bogner (Fred Baker), of Clyde, Lucinda ( Don) Kroner, of Cincinnati, and Randy (Shelley) Egan, of Bellevue.