Verna Ann Covert (Naylor) passed away on April 24, 2011 in Saline, MI. Verna was born on December 2, 1923 in Ann Arbor, MI to Glen and Melvina Naylor. She was married to Fred Covert on December 26, 1941 who preceded her in death after 66 years of marriage. She is a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Dexter, MI and formally St. Vincent DePaul Church in Holiday, FL.
Verna is survived by two daughters, Kitty Adkins (Larry) of Saline, MI and Cathi Hillman (Paul) of Hudson, FL 5 grandchildren, 7 great-grandchildren 2 brothers, Chuck Naylor (Nell) of Dexter, MI and Bill Naylor (Shirley) of Hazard, KY, along with several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents, 3 sisters Betty Ehnis, Dorothy Wetherbee, and Virginia McNutt and 1 brother, Bob Naylor.
Verna was a member of DAV #78 in New Port Richey, FL and served as Past District Commander and State Representative of the DAV and a Golden Cat of the N.O.A.C Rats and Cats.
Visitation will be Thursday, April 28 at Hosmer-Muehlig Funeral Chapel (3410 Broad St., Dexter) from 2:00 – 8:00pm with a rosary at 7:00pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Friday, April 29, 11:00am with visitation one hour prior to the Mass at St. Joseph Village Catholic Church (corner of 4th and Dover). Interment will occur later in New Port Richey, FL. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Arbor Hospice of St. Joseph Catholic Church. www.hosmermuehlig.com