Laverne John Henry Daum, age 93, of Stratford passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 13, 2021. Born in South Easthope Township, son of the late Harry Daum and the former Luella Schmidt. Loving father of Thomas Daum (Jane), Tamara Livingston, and Terence Daum (Carmel). Grandfather of Holly (Randy), Eric (Rayna), Melissa (Rick), Calista, Christopher (Jessica), Chelsey, Curtis, Jon (Amanda), Jeremy, Heather (Andy), Alissa (Brad), Sherry, and Bradley (Nicole). Loving great-grandfather to 11 great grandchildren. Also survived by brothers Bruce Daum (Florence), and Keith (Jake) Daum and ex-wife Donna Dougherty. Predeceased by his brother Kenneth Daum, and sisters Kathleen Berger (Franklin), Audrey Dench (Milt and Elmer), Fern Daum and Marg Daum. Laverne was affectionately known as Big Trouble and/or Head Office by many in the family. For many years Laverne was a proud member of the Meadow Run Game Club, The Investment Club (North), the Shakespeare Optimist Club and the Stratford Cribbage League. Dad loved hunting and fishing, relaxing at his trailer, playing cards, reading, and doing puzzles. A private memorial service was held at the W. G. Young Funeral Home, 430 Huron Street, Stratford. Interment in South Easthope Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to the Ontario Federation of Anglers and Hunters (OFAH) or The Stratford General Hospital may be made through the funeral home. 519.271.7411


      Once you have completed the above form, click “Submit” to send it to W.G. Young Funeral Home. The funeral home will place a memorial card with the family.

      Your cheque can be mailed to:
      W.G. Young Funeral Home
      430 Huron Street
      Stratford, Ontario N5A 5T7

      Please make cheque payable to the charity you have selected

      We are working hard to follow public health guidelines regarding COVID-19Learn More
      + +

      Pin It on Pinterest

      Share This