LaVerne Elizabeth (Infeld) MillerLaVerne Elizabeth (Infeld) Miller passed away Saturday, August 24, 2013 after a courageous battle with breast cancer at the age of 90. LaVerne's faith in Jesus Christ as her Lord and Savior was strong and evident her whole life and her family and friends are comforted in knowing that she is with Him in heaven.
LaVerne was born on August 30, 1922 on a farm in Elkmount Township, Grand Forks County, North Dakota, near the small village of Fordville. She attended elementary school in Fordville for the first grade; then in a one-room rural school for the next six years - where she listened and absorbed all the knowledge imparted to all students in the eight grades being taught; she skipped the 6th grade. She graduated from Fordville High School in May, 1939, second in her senior class.