LaVerne Shammo, 91, formerly of Williamstown, passed away Wednesday morning at ManorCare, Camp Hill.
Born in Williamstown, August 29, 1926, a daughter of the late Harry and Sarah Sharp Shammo.
LaVerne was a graduate of the former Williamstown High School.
She was a retired seamstress from the garment industry.
LaVerne was an active member of the Twin Valley Alliance Church, Williamstown.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a brother, John Shammo, who was killed in action in the Korean War.
Surviving are her sister, Sandra Welker (James), Lykens; a niece, Gaye Heintzelman (Scott), Mechanicsburg and a nephew, Michael Welker (Tracy), Harrisburg; two great nieces, Sarah and Hannah Heintzelman; a great nephew, Caleb Heintzelman; numerous cousins and her church family.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, February 10th at 11:00 am from Twin Valley Alliance Church, Williamstown with Pastor Joel McGarvey. Burial will be in the Fairview Cemetery, Williamstown. Viewing will be from 10-11 at the church. In lieu of flowers, donations in LaVerne name should be made to, Twin Valley Alliance Church, 9781 St. Rt. 209, Williamstown, PA 17098. The Dimon Funeral Home, Inc. has been entrusted with the arrangements. To sign the guest book visit www.dimonfuneralhome.com