LaVern L. Ehlers, 65, of Sioux City, died Sunday, November 18, 2018.
Services were held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Waterbury Funeral Service of Sioux City (4125 Orleans Avenue).
Pallbearers were Larry Ehlers, Lonnie Ehlers, Robert Ehlers, Jason Ehlers, Brock Ehlers and Neal Ehlers.
LaVern L. Ehlers was born on April 16, 1953, in Denison, Iowa, the son of Lionel and Christine (Pobanz) Ehlers. LaVern graduated in 1971 from Lawton-Bronson High School.
On May 25, 1992, he was united in marriage to Nancy Cole in Las Vegas. LaVern worked at Stone Container until his retirement.
LaVern enjoyed hunting, fishing and camping over the years and shooting pool.
LaVern is survived by his wife, Nancy; sons Jason (Lacey) Ehlers of Sioux City; Brock Ehlers of Stratham, New Hampshire; and Neal (Mitzi) Ehlers of Sioux City; grandchildren Mitchell, Tanner, Bailee, Daxton, Brooke, Taylor, Nolah and Tristen; his mother, Christine Ehlers of Lawton; brothers Lonnie (Shirley) Ehlers of Moville, Iowa and Larry (Carla) Ehlers of Lawton; and other relatives and many friends.
He was preceded in death by his father, Lionel.