Joyce Cornwell
B: 1936-05-29
D: 2017-10-13
View Details
Cornwell, Joyce
Justin Junk
B: 1982-12-10
D: 2017-10-10
View Details
Junk, Justin
Dennis McLane
B: 1952-03-03
D: 2017-10-08
View Details
McLane, Dennis
Marjorie Seufferlein
B: 1928-01-30
D: 2017-09-29
View Details
Seufferlein, Marjorie
Charles Rouse
B: 1935-12-19
D: 2017-09-16
View Details
Rouse, Charles
Gordon Main
B: 1953-04-22
D: 2017-09-12
View Details
Main, Gordon
Tamara Miller-Fuller
B: 1970-01-08
D: 2017-09-11
View Details
Miller-Fuller, Tamara
Cato Allsup
B: 1949-12-27
D: 2017-09-10
View Details
Allsup, Cato
Charles Hansen
B: 1946-12-19
D: 2017-09-07
View Details
Hansen, Charles
Donald Bearbower
B: 1958-03-16
D: 2017-08-30
View Details
Bearbower, Donald
Donald Becker
B: 1956-06-01
D: 2017-08-28
View Details
Becker, Donald
Thadius Warnke
B: 1997-01-30
D: 2017-08-19
View Details
Warnke, Thadius
Donald Greenley
B: 1947-05-11
D: 2017-08-16
View Details
Greenley, Donald
Dolores Shannon
B: 1943-05-06
D: 2017-08-14
View Details
Shannon, Dolores
Stephen Kalkbrenner
B: 1948-09-03
D: 2017-08-12
View Details
Kalkbrenner, Stephen
Barbara Kirkpatrick
B: 1954-02-17
D: 2017-08-09
View Details
Kirkpatrick, Barbara
Janis Corkery
B: 1937-04-24
D: 2017-08-05
View Details
Corkery, Janis
Jerry Boubin
B: 1961-04-22
D: 2017-08-04
View Details
Boubin, Jerry
Doris Butters
B: 1929-04-01
D: 2017-07-25
View Details
Butters, Doris
George Darland
B: 1960-08-30
D: 2017-07-18
View Details
Darland, George
Dawn Rouse
B: 1967-03-03
D: 2017-07-17
View Details
Rouse, Dawn


Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
216 3rd Ave. SE.
Independence, IA 50644
Phone: (319) 334-2501
Fax: (319) 334-2502
LaVonne Cusher
Memorial Candle Tribute From
Reiff Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc.
"We are pleased to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
View full message >>>

Obituary for LaVonne Mae Cusher (Farmer)

LaVonne Mae Cusher (Farmer)
– LaVonne Mae Cusher, 82, of Independence, Iowa died Monday, April 24, 2017, at the Unity Point-Allen Hospital in Waterloo, Iowa.

LaVonne was born on November 23, 1934, in Norman County, Minnesota, the daughter of Arthur L. and Myrtle (Albertson) Farmer. She attended Waterloo Community Schools and the University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, Iowa. On May 21, 1951, she married Ivan J. Cusher in Waterloo, Iowa. She was employed with Black Hawk Publishing, Fereday Heating and Air Conditioning, H & H Heating and Air Conditioning in Waterloo prior to her retirement in 1999. Mrs. Cusher moved to Independence in 1998.

She loved spending time with her children and grandchildren. She enjoyed writing poetry, puzzles, fishing, playing pool, listening to Mettalica, and was an avid Iowa Hawkeye fan and the Minnesota Vikings. She was often time heard of say she would live to be 180 years old.

LaVonne is survived by a daughter Brenda (Damon) Music, and a son; Steve (Carrie) Cusher, Independence, IA. Nine grandchildren, ten great grandchildren, and two great great grandchildren, and a sister; Julie Bean, Waterloo, IA.

She was preceded in death by her parents, a son; James Arthur Cusher, and two sisters; Jeannine Rose, and Marilyn Mangin.

A Celebration of Life service will be held at 11 AM Friday, at the Living Water Church, Independence, IA, with Rev. John Sheda officiating. Friends may call from 4 to 8 PM Thursday at the Reiff Funeral Home & Crematory, Independence, IA.

The family would like to thank the B & D Services and the Buchanan County Health Center in Independence, and Unity Point- Allen Hospital in Waterloo for their kind, compassionate care of their mother.
Order Flowers

Recently Shared Condolences

Recently Shared Stories

Recently Shared Photos