June 18, 1918 - Nov. 27, 2007
NORWALK - Vera M. Lodge, 89, of Norwalk died Tuesday afternoon in her home.
She was born June 18, 1918 in Peru, and was a lifelong area resident. She was a member of St. Paul Catholic Church where she had volunteered for many years.
She was a former employee of Durkee Foods, Fair Publishing, and Woolworth Department Store of Norwalk. She had done baby sitting for many area families.
She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Thomas W. and Sue Lodge of Macedonia; two grandchildren; a brother, Paul Haupricht of Searchlight, Nev.; a sister, Estella Bishman of Norwalk; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, C. Wesley Lodge in 1950; brothers, Jerry and Fred Haupricht; and twin sister, Verna Ford.
A Mass of Christian burial will take place at 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. Paul Catholic Church, 91 E. Main St., Norwalk, with the Rev. Frank Kehres officiating. There will be no calling hours. Internment will be in Strong Ridge Cemetery, Lyme Township.
Memorial gifts may be sent to St. Paul Catholic Church.