Verne Harold Storme
October 22, 1919 ~ May 14, 2014
Verne Harold Storme, 94, died at his home on May 14, 2014. Dad was born October 22, 1919, to Morris and Pansie Storme in Anacortes, WA. He began his elementary education in Anacortes and then the family moved to Sunnyslope, where he attended Sunnyslope Elementary School and graduated from Wenatchee High School. He married Velma Lorene Verner on December 16, 1943. Dad served in the U.S. Army during WWII and was Honorably Discharged in 1946. He worked for Cedergreens Frozen Foods in Wenatchee for about 37 years as a Fork Lift Operator. Dad loved his vegetable garden and being surrounded by flowers.
Dad is survived by his two daughters, Linda Storme of Wenatchee, WA and Carolyn Storme of East Wenatchee, WA; one sister, Eletha Elmer of East Wenatchee, WA; one grandson, Allen Goodman of Wenatchee, WA; and many nieces and nephews. Dad was preceded in death by his wife, Lorene Storme; his daughter, Sharon Goodman; his sister, Violet England; two brothers, Norman and Donald Storme; and his parents, Morris and Pansie Storme.
Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, at Wenatchee City Cemetery Mausoleum. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Heart Association. Please express your thoughts and memories on the online guestbook at jonesjonesbetts.com. Arrangements are by Jones & Jones~Betts Funeral Home, Wenatchee.