Loretta May La Berge, 79, died on Monday, March 12, 2012 at Mason General Hospital. Loretta was born on May 17, 1932 to Dominic and Adeline (Crivellone) Rogers in Pasco, WA. She graduated from Milwaukee High in Oregon. She married Jean La Berge in Longview, WA and was a full time homemaker raising eight children. Loretta enjoyed gardening, crocheting and was an avid reader. She owned a rabbit named “Bunny”, finches and a couple of canaries. Her family will remember her as being very religious and serious, but a very loving woman that loved her children and family very much.
She is survived by her sons, John La Berge, Allyn, WA, Ronald La Berge, Shelton, Thomas La Berge, Grapeview and Gerald La Berge (Abita), Grapeview; daughters, Paula La Berge, Shelton, Theresa Criss (Jon) Belfair, J’Anna Frisby (Matt), Belfair, and Janell Chandler (Eddie), Battleground, WA; sister Mary Webb, brother Frank Rogers, 16 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and numerous cousins.
At her request no services will be held. Donations can be made to the charity of the donor’s choice. The family was served by McComb Funeral Home.