Submitted by: Dan Rich
Genevieve Grace Worm
Aug. 25, 1914 - Oct. 20, 1998
South Bend Tribune 10/22/1998
LAKEVILLE - Genevieve Grace Worm, 84, residing on Osborne Road, Lakeville, Ind., passed away at 5:20 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 20, at the Bon-Secours/Venice Healthcare Center, Venice, Fla. Mrs. Worm was a homemaker, born on Aug. 25, 1914, in Lakeville, to the late John and Marietta (Fisher) Moon. A daughter, Nancy Roush, also preceded her mother in death in 1978. Mrs. Worm had been a lifelong resident of Lakeville, wintering in Venice, Fla., for the past 19 years.
On June 15, 1935, in Medaryville, Ind., she married Harold "Willie" Worm, who survives. She is also survived by five sons, Roger Worm of Lakeville, Paul Worm of Nokomis, Fla., John Worm of Reynolds, Ind., Don Worm of Venice, Fla., and Loren Worm of Rockford, Ill.; 16 grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Betty Wesolek of North Liberty, Ind., and Marguarite Krogsrud of Roseville, Calif.; and by five brothers, Walter Moon of Bristol, Ind., Lamar Moon of Page, N.D., Maynard Moon of Lakeville, Grant Moon of South Bend, Ind., and Clyde Dale Moon of Fontana, Calif. Mrs. Worm was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary of Lakeville, was formerly active in the Lakeville Lions Club, and was a member of the church.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 24, at the Lakeville United Methodist Church. Rev. David Cross, pastor of the church, will officiate. Burial and graveside services will follow at Southlawn Cemetery, South Bend. Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 23, at the Palmer Funeral Home, Lakeville, and one hour prior to services at the church on Saturday. Contributions in memory of Genevieve Worm may be made to any church.