Ann T. Haverly
Ann T. Haverly, age 94 of Valley City died Aug. 13, 2014 at the Sheyenne Care Center in Valley City. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 AM Monday, Aug. 18th at St. Catherine’s Catholic Church in Valley City. Visitation will be one hour prior to the Mass and The Rosary will be recited at 10:30 AM. Burial will be in the Pleasant Valley Cemetery at Britton, SD at 3 PM Monday.
Ann was born June 10, 1920 the daughter of Konrad and Marie Riedmann of Dazey, ND. She attended school at Sibley Trail School. In 1939 she was married to Joe Gruman and they farmed in the Fingal, ND area. To this union was born one daughter. On Dec. 17, 1974 Ann married Melvin J. Haverly and the couple made their home at Portland, OR. In 1983 Ann and Mel moved to Britton, SD. He passed away in 1986. In 1996 Ann moved to the Rudolf Square in Valley City and in 2006 became a resident of the Sheyenne Care Center.
Ann loved to work at all the church events and led a very devoted prayer life. She loved to sing and yodel western music. She loved all kinds of anilamals but was especially fond of dogs and horses. She will be missed by her friends and loved ones.
Ann was preceded in death by her husbands, 2 brothers, and 3 sisters. Survivors are her daughter, Karen Gruman, granddaughter, Jessie, two great granddaughters, Danielle and Ciara, several nieces and nephews, and a special friend, Liz Johnson.
In lieu of flowers Ann requested memorials be sent to Pleasant Valley Cemetery, Hospice, Sheyenne Care Center, or St. Catherine’s Church.
Lerud-Schuldt Funeral Home is assisting with funeral arrangements.