Vada LaPan

Birth: March 16th, 1925
Death: July 18th, 2018
Age: 93 years
Residence:Bay City, MI

Vada Belle LaPan was born in Twining, MI on March 16, 1925 to the late Archibald and Anna Ruth (Severn) Morley.  She passed away at her home on July 18, 2018 surrounded by her family.  She was a founding member of the Faith Church of the Nazarene. Vada was well known as a china painter and teacher.

Surviving are her children: Bonnie Goetz, Ronald W. LaPan, Karol (Roger) Ruppel, Denise (Raymond) Cobb and Rhonda (Michael) Arnold, 13 grandchildren and 21 great grandchildren as well as her caregiver Delena Sears and special friend Linda Lupo She was preceded in death by her husband, Roland H. “Ron” LaPan whom she married on December 27, 1941, 2 grandsons: David and Daniel Goetz and a son-in-law James Goetz.

Funeral service will be Monday, July 23, 2018 at 11 a.m. at Penzien-Steele Funeral Home.  The Rev. Dwight W. Kingbury will officiate.  Private burial will be at Fremont Cemetery.   Memorials may be made to the Bay County Division on Aging. Visiting hours will be Sunday, July 22, 2018 from 2 to 8 p.m.

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