GREENVILLE, Ky. – LaVerna Van Tuyle, 92, of Greenville, Ky. passed away Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at her home following a lengthy illness.

Born in Pittsburg, Kan. January 20, 1922, she was the daughter of the late Jules Casterman and Olga Casterman. She was a housewife and homemaker and a member of Greenville United Methodist Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard D. Van Tuyle; her son, Douglas Van Tuyle; and her brother and sister.

Survivors include two daughters, Donna Denman of Greenville, S.C., and Connie (Gerald) Locke of Greenville, Ky.; two grandchildren, Tuyle (Allison) Denman of Ft. Worth, Fla. and Lindsay (Levi) Hunt of Greenville, S.C.; two step-grandchildren: Allyson (Eric) Stovall of Greenville, Ky. and Selena Locke of Ft. Wright, Ky.; six great-grandchildren: Grace Hunt, Taylor Hunt, Adeline Denman, Julia Denman, Whitlee and Regin Stovall, and several nieces and nephews.

Private memorial services and burial will be held in Pittsburg, Kan.

Arrangements made by Gary’s Funeral Home, Greenville, Ky.

Online condolences to the family can be made at

Posted on 2/2/14

Most Read This Week

April 28, 2015 4254

Search for Stolen Vehicle Ends with Woman Charged…

by SurfKY News
April 27, 2015 3629

Online Petition Seeking Re­opening of Shanice…

by Samantha Carver, SurfKY News
April 28, 2015 3414

Man Charged with Stalking Smoke Shop Clerk

by MPD
April 27, 2015 2967

Hopkins County Drug War ― Are We Winning?

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
April 30, 2015 2892

Family Says 'Goodbye' to Dog After It Allegedly…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

April 17, 2015 15727

An Open Letter from an Addict

by Olivia Kirks
April 23, 2015 8544

Man Charged with Sodomy, Incest/Victim under 12

by SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

May 05, 2015 2718

School Board Studies Further Spending Cuts

by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
May 05, 2015 2283

Meth Charge Follows MPD Investigation into…

by SurfKY News
May 04, 2015 1934

Alleged Littering Leads to Drug Arrest

by SurfKY News
May 04, 2015 1683

Teen Injured During Collision with Police Cruiser

by SurfKY News
May 04, 2015 1275

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released - May…

by SurfKY News
May 04, 2015 1236

Women ‘Get the Message’ at River Ministry Banquet

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 04, 2015 1092

Three Injured in Two-Vehicle Collision

by SurfKY News
May 05, 2015 1070

First United Bank Becomes Hopkins School System’s…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 04, 2015 1069

Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports Released

by SurfKY News
May 04, 2015 849

Dawson Springs Police Reports for Monday, May 4,…

by SurfKY News