Americans of German descent live in nearly every American county, from the East Coast, where the first German settlers arrived in the 17th century, to the West Coast and in all the states in between.
La Verne was an avid quilter and made many special quilts for family members and friends.
La Verne had a tender heart for her students and loved them all, regardless of troubled actions or rebellious behavior.
She believed that no really knew what was going on in the sphere of a child’s life.
She attended Indiana University for 2 ½ years and 2 summers at Liberty College in Lynchburg, VA.
While receiving her education, she worked at a local community hospital.