Lake City – Vernerd Visner, 83, died Monday, April 17, 2017 at Stewart Memorial Hospital in Lake City. Funeral services were held on Thursday, April 20, 2017 at Woodlawn Christian Church in Lake City.
Vernerd was born on July 6, 1933 at home in Coon Rapids, Iowa to Edward and Opal (Arrowsmith) Visner. On January 14, 1961 he married Maxine Hines at Jackson, MN. Vernerd worked as a roofer for Floyd Wellington for several years, then for the City of Lake City for 28 years and he also mowed lawns and moved snow with Jake Hiners for many years.
Vernerd is survived by his wife Maxine of Lake City, son John (Rebecca) of Gloucester, VA, daughter Cindy Heim (Darin Leighter) of Lake City, 3 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, brother Merle and sisters Donna Jenkins and Marge Cunningham.