Skip to content


LaVerne E. Hovland, age 82, passed away November 25, 2018, at Mount Carmel East Hospital in Columbus, Ohio.

He was born February 23, 1936, in Colfax, the son of LaVerne and Muriel (Zingshiem) Hovland. LaVerne graduated from Colfax High School, moved to Columbus, Ohio, and worked for Rockwell International.

LaVerne is survived by three brothers, Michael Hovland of Maryland, Richard (Janet) Hovland of Colfax, Thomas (Christie) Hovland of Indiana, and by his sister, Susan Hovland Swisher of Indiana, as well as many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers, James, Robert and Charles, and two sisters, Marjorie Hagberg and Barbara Holmes.

Edwards Funeral Services in Columbus, Ohio, is serving the family.

Leave a Comment