Laverne “Vern” Hector, 76, of Ephrata, died Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013.
He was the owner and operator of a trucking company and was a mechanic.
Survivors include his children, Glen, Leo, Susan, Martin, Brian, Patrick, and Micheal; and his partner, Lanette Pollay.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at Nicoles Funeral Home, 157 C St. N.W., Ephrata.
Arrangements are by Nicoles Funeral Home.