LaVern (Melichar) Unger, 92, passed away at her home in Crete on Sept. 17, 2018.
She graduated from Doane College in 1949 and taught high school for five years before retiring to raise a family. She married Stanley Unger in 1954. He was a home builder in Crete.
They ahd two daugthers, Sharon and Linda.
Sadly, Sharon lost her battle with cancer in 1963.
Following Stanley’s death in 1988, LaVern spent most of her time with Linda, who was a probation officer in Nebraska City. They enjoyed cooking raising flowers, playing bingo, horse racing, watching Husker football and traveling.
Lavern is survived locally by her daughter, Linda Unger,  sister-in-law Lavina Melichar and niece Dianne and Jerry Bender.
Services were Sept. 20.
Cards and memorials may be given to the family in care of Kuncl Funeral Home, 131 W. 12th St., Crete, NE, 68333.