Luva Mae Mohrfeld
August 3, 1930 ~ May 23, 2011
Luva Mae Mohrfeld, age 80, of Elma, IA died Sunday, May 22, 2011 at her home in Elma. Luva Mae Mohrfeld was born on August 8, 1930 to Howard and Hazel Gue in Elma, IA. She attended Immaculate Conception School, graduating in 1948. On August 21, 1948, Luva Mae was united in marriage to Leroy Mohrfeld at Immaculate Conception Church in Elma. The couple made their home in Elma where they raised their three daughters. Luva Mae drove school bus for Howard-Winneshiek School District for 20 years. She assisted her husband with his business. Luva Mae enjoyed baking, trying new recipes, golfing and getting together with friends for bridge. She was a member of Immaculate Conceptions Church in Elma, Red Hat Society, Bridge Club, as well as the Chat and Question Club. Luva Mae is survived by her loving husband, Leroy of Elma; their daughters, Linda Mohrfeld (Linda Barnes) of Las Vegas, NV, LuRae Mohrfeld of Alta Vista and Laureen (Kendell) Van of Grape Vine, TX; their grandson, Joey Barnes of Las Vegas, NV; her step-sister, Mary Ellen McGrath of Roseville, MN and her step-brother, Carl Richmond both of Paynesville, MN. She is preceded in death by her parents, her sister, Ernestine and her adoptive father, Edmond Richmond. Memorials: Memorials may be directed to the family. Cemetery: Interment will be at a later date in Calvary Cemetery at Elma. Visitation: Visitation will be from 4:00-8:00 pm with a 6:00 pm Scriptural Wake Service on Thursday, May 26, 2011 at Conway-Markham Funeral Home in Elma, IA. Visitation will continue at the funeral home one hour prior to the service on Friday. Service: Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30am Friday, May 27, 2011 at Immaculate Conception Church in Elma with Father Ray Atwood celebrating.