The following obituary is from Chicago Jewish Funerals:
LaVerne Joyce Wernikoff nee Kaufer, 90.
Beloved wife of Dr. Phillip Wernikoff for 68 years.
Loving mother of Gail Reichlin, Sheldon Wernikoff and Stephen (Georgyann) Wernikoff. Proud grandmother of Aaron (fiancee Marianne Miller) Reichlin, Rachel Reichlin, Joshua (Megan Mensinga) Reichilin, Lauren (Steven) Rosen, Jodi Wernikoff, Rebecca Beucher, Natalie (Juanito So) Beucher, and Michael (Natasha Wilkins) Beucher. Cherished great grandmother of Noah, Talia and Tyler. Dear sister of Elaine (the late Daniel) Leavitt, the late June (the late Gene) Kraus and the late Robert “Buddy” Kaufer.
Service Wednesday 12 noon at Chicago Jewish Funerals, 8851 Skokie Blvd., (at Niles Center Road) Skokie.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Lovey’s memory to your favorite organization.
Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals-Skokie Chapel, 847.229.8822, www.cjfinfo.com