1927 — 2023
LaVern Edward Beyer, 95, passed away Tuesday, May 16, 2023. He was born May 25, 1927, to Edward and Josephine (Klecker) Beyer. After graduating from Waterloo High School, LaVern graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree and English from UW-Madison where he played on the Badgers football team. He began teaching in LaPort, MN where he met Delores Hummel, the school secretary. The two soon married and celebrated 49 years together before she passed away in 2000. He also taught and coached in Tower-Soudan, MN and sold insurance in St. Paul, MN where he and Delores raised their children. His children were blessed to have him coach while they were in school. LaVern ran Beyer's Y Store in...