Lovie C. Werne, 90, Huntingburg
Lovie C. Werne, 90, of Huntingburg, died Saturday, January 16, at Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper. She was born in Cadiz, Kentucky, December 1, 1930, to Fate and Myrtle (Mann) Jones. She married Jerome G. Werne May 29, 1948, at the St. Meinrad Archabbey. He died July 21, 2012.
Lovie was a graduate of Bristow High School and a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Huntingburg. She worked in the nursing profession for over 25 years and was an antique dealer, owning two antique stores.
She is survived by six sons, Jerry Werne, Mariah Hill, Terry and Mark Werne, both of Huntingburg, Patrick Werne, Okeechobee, Florida, Phillip Werne, Velpen, and Scott Werne, Jasper; one brother, Bill Jones, Cadiz, Kemtucky; 12 grandchildren; and 22 great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by one son, Timothy Werne, two sisters, Marquiette Rehrman and Bonnie Blakeley, one brother, Frank Jones, and two grandchildren.
Friends may call from noon to 3 p.m. Tuesday at Nass and Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg. Memorial contributions can be made to Shared Abundance in Huntingburg. Online condolences can be shared at www/nassandson.com. A prayer service will be held at 3 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home followed by burial in St. Mary’s Cemetery. Father Biju Thomas will officiate at the prayer service.