LaVerne Roy, 84, a resident of LaGrangeville for over 50 years and previously of Highland and Poughkeepsie, died on May 24, 2019, at Renaissance Rehabilitation and Nursing.
Born on March 7, 1935, in Marlboro, LaVerne was the daughter of Victor and Ruth (Patton) Turturro. She was predeceased by her husband, William K. Roy on July 5, 1987.
LaVerne worked as a clerk for IBM in Poughkeepsie for over 25 years.
She is survived by her niece, Cynthia Turturro in Rockledge, FL; her great-nephews, David Turturro of MA, Michael Turturro of GA and Nickolas Turturro of GA; her great, great-nephew, Joseph Turturro of GA; and her helpful friend and caregiver, Catherine Abbott. In addition to her husband, LaVerne was predeceased by her brother, Victor M. Turturro, her nephew, Michael David Turturro, her parents, Victor and Ruth Patton, her stepfather, William VanVoorhis.
A graveside service will be held on Wednesday at 12 pm at Wappingers Rural Cemetery.