1918 - Oct. 30, 2007
SHAKER HEIGHTS - Laverne M. Busek, 88, of Shaker Heights, died Tuesday in Norwalk Memorial Home after a long illness.
Born in Lorain in 1918, Ms. Busek was a graduate of Wakeman High School and Wittenberg College. She was an elementary school teacher who spent most of her teaching career at Sussex School in Shaker Heights at that time one of the country,s elite school systems. She was a world traveler who enjoyed reading, gardening and the arts. Ms. Busek was preceded in death by her parents, James E. and Corrine Busek, her beloved aunt, Lydia Busek, and by her brother, Donald James Busek. She is survived by her sister, Alta Coultrip of Wakeman along with five nieces and nephews.