Lavern J.Lingruen

July 12, 1924 - December 10, 2018

Lavern J. Lingruen, 94, of Valley City, OH completed her life’s journey on Monday, December 10, 2018. Lavern was born July 12, 1924 in Lakewood, Ohio to the late Roland and Ivy (nee Smith) Bliss. She has resided in Valley City since 1955. Lavern had been a member of Emmanuel United Church of Christ and the Ladies Guild and the Valley City Garden Club. Lavern and her late husband Carl, Jr. “Bus” had owned and operated the Lingruen Greenhouse in Valley City for many years raising tomatoes. Lavern had worked as a clerk for the Medina County Auto License Bureau of many years. She enjoyed a good game of golf with her friends and bowling. Lavern also had a talent for drawing, writing and she loved to read. She is survived by her son Gary Lingruen (Diane) and daughter Martha (Don) Kreider. Two grandsons- James and Bill, and one great grandson- Sylis. Preceded in death by her beloved husband, Carl, Jr. February 24, 2009. Following Lavern’s wishes, there will be no calling hours and cremation has taken place. A Graveside Service will be held 1:00 PM Saturday, December 29, 2018 at Myrtle Hill Cemetery, Valley City. The Bauer Funeral Home, Valley City has the honor of serving Lavern’s family.


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