LaVerne was born in Belgium, Wisconsin, the oldest of four children, to Valeria and Edward Woepse. She was preceded in death by her parents, husbands; Waide Adams and Earl Hayter, brothers; Edward and Dale.
She is survived by her son Waide Adams (Sonja), daughter Lori Adams, grandson Waide Kristopher Adams, sister Donna Rowland-Collins and many nieces and nephews.
LaVerne was a very successful real-estate agent and will always be remembered as a magnificent hostess who loved to entertain.
Services will be held at Acacia Funeral Home on Monday, November 4 at 1:00 pm.