E. LaVonne Briggs

4 December, 19317 October, 2021
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LaVonne was a long-time resident of Brooklyn Center and recently a resident of Catholic Eldercare in Northeast Minneapolis. She will be greatly missed as our mom, grandmother, great-grandmother, family matriarch, and friend.

She spent her life doing for others, working hard, raising her family, traveling, fishing, and enjoying a good book. She is survived by her four children: Tom (LeeAnn) Briggs, Tim Briggs, Brenda (Bart) Schultz, and Beth (Terry) Heimer; seven grandchildren (Bryan, Amy, Joseph, Michael, Michael, Derrick, and Jonathan); and six great-grandchildren (Owen, Eli, Emmet, Milo, Julia, and Ryland); and three sisters, (Bonnie, Patti, and Renee).

She was preceded in death by her husband, Gene Briggs, her parents (Tom and Beatrice), and siblings (Marilyn, Don, Dean, Jeanine, Sally, Joey, Carolyn, and David).

The Family would like to thank the staff at Catholic Eldercare - memory care unit for the, care, and compassion they provided.

Visitation will be Wednesday October 13, 2021 from 5-7pm at Kapala-Glodek-Malone Funeral Home. Mass of Christian Burial will be Thursday, October 14, 2021 at 10:00am at St. Hedwig’s Catholic Church Minneapolis, interment Gethsemane Cemetery.


  • Visitation

    Wednesday, 13 October , 2021

  • Mass of Christian Burial

    Thursday, 14 October , 2021

  • Interment

    Thursday, 14 October , 2021

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