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Lavonne LaVonne Minadeo

March 1, 1927 - November 30, 2016

Obituary


Lavonne Minadeo, 89, of Norman passed Wednesday, November 30, 2016 peacefully at home, surrounded by family.

She was born March 1, 1927 in Norman to Lacy and Sylvia Claunch. Lavonne married Thomas Leon Minadeo on January 19, 1945 and they were blessed with six children. She was preceded in death by her husband Tom and son Tommy.

Lavonne loved to crochet and knit. For many years, she made hats for cancer patients on hospice, as well as hats for babies in the NICU at Norman Regional Hospital. She loved being active; taking art...

Lavonne Minadeo, 89, of Norman passed Wednesday, November 30, 2016 peacefully at home, surrounded by family.

She was born March 1, 1927 in Norman to Lacy and Sylvia Claunch. Lavonne married Thomas Leon Minadeo on January 19, 1945 and they were blessed with six children. She was preceded in death by her husband Tom and son Tommy.

Lavonne loved to crochet and knit. For many years, she made hats for cancer patients on hospice, as well as hats for babies in the NICU at Norman Regional Hospital. She loved being active; taking art classes, playing bingo, watching OU Sooners football and listening to Elvis. Above all, she loved spending time with family and friends. As a result of her generous spirit and pleasant personality, she was loved by many. Her influence will forever remain in the lives of all who knew her.

Lavonne is survived by five children, seven grandchildren, fifteen great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, other loving relatives and friends. Her bright smile will be deeply missed by all.