November 24, 1929 - April 8, 2018
LaVern L. “Vern” Kohlhof was born in Norfolk to Louis and Trudie Kohlhof on November 24, 1929. He spent 38 years in the life insurance profession retiring as vice president and secretary of Hartford Life and Annuity Company and secretary of two other Hartford Life companies. He served in the U.S. Air Force and was a member of the Nebraska Army National Guard before and after his service in the Air Force. He was a member of the American Legion. He was active in the Democratic Party in Nebraska serving as state party treasurer for several years.
He is survived by his loving wife of 66 years, Bonnie; children, Sarah J Kohlhof (Gary Floyd) of Lincoln, Leigh Ann Carlson (Michael) of Apple Valley, Minn., grandchildren, Kayla Floyd of Lincoln, Jesse Carlson (Janeia), Evan Carlson (Samantha) of Apple Valley, Minn., and great-grandsons, Makoy and Henry Carlson. He is preceded in death by his children, Karl and Carolyn, parents, brother, Alton and sisters, Delores and Maxine.
A memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Friday, April 20, at Christus Victor Lutheran Church, 7510 Palomino Drive, Apple Valley, MN 55124. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to the Christus Victor Lutheran youth programs. WhiteFuneralHomes.com