Verna Okland, 1932-2017

Published 9:00 am Sunday, February 5, 2017

Verna (Moen) Okland of Golden, Colorado — a retired Bureau of Mines employee — died  Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017. She was 84.

Services are at 11 a.m. Saturday at Atonement Lutheran Church, 6281 W. Yale Ave. in Lakewood, Colorado. There was a cremation.

She was born Dec. 2, 1932, in Albert Lea. She graduated from Albert Lea High School in 1950.

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She is survived by daughters Diane Duclos, Nancy (Jamie) Macbeth and Marta Okland; grandsons Kurt, Jason and Matthew; granddaughter, Amy; and great-grandchildren Evan and Emily.

She was preceded in death by her parents Peter and Ingeborg Moen; and brother, Rolf Moen.

In lieu of flowers,  donations may be made in Verna’s name to Atonement Lutheran Church.