Verna Schlag Obituary

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Verna Schlag

April 15, 1920 - January 7, 2013
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Age 92, passed away at her Sacramento home January 7, 2013, after a brief illness. Born April 15, 1920 in Dix, Nebraska, the fourth of ten children, to Merle and Etta May Newey Van Zandt, she lived in Wyoming for many years and has been a resident of California for 48 years. Verna was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She served in the Relief Society, Primary, and Young Women organizations and had a love for family history. She served for over 20 years as a worker in the Oakland LDS Temple. Verna is survived by her husband of 72 years, Roy, and two sons, Alfred L. (Ann) of Colorado Springs, CO. and Robert D....
Age 92, passed away at her Sacramento home January 7, 2013, after a brief illness. Born April 15, 1920 in Dix, Nebraska, the fourth of ten children, to Merle and Etta May Newey Van Zandt, she lived in Wyoming for many years and has been a resident of California for 48 years. Verna was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She served in the Relief Society, Primary, and Young Women organizations and had a love for family history. She served for over 20 years as a worker in the Oakland LDS Temple.

Verna is survived by her husband of 72 years, Roy, and two sons, Alfred L. (Ann) of Colorado Springs, CO. and Robert D. (Nancy) of Sacramento. She is survived by a brother, Leslie Van Zandt, and three sisters: Zella Graham, Edla Allbee, and Faye Downs. Her grandchildren are Kristin Brown, Kevin Schlag, Peter Schlag, Heidi Miles, Paul Schlag, Laura Henriquez, and Kristina Verdile. She is loved and adored as 'Oma' by 26 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, January 11 at the Sacramento Cordova LDS Stake Center, 3001 Wissemann Dr. in Sacramento. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to a charity of the giver's choice.

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