Vera Nadine Culver, 83, of Elgin, died Nov. 6 at Robin’s Nest Adult Foster Care Home in Elgin. A celebration of life for Vera will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday at Loveland Funeral Chapel. Burial will be at Elgin Cemetery.
Vera was born March 31, 1928, in Enterprise to Harold and Josephine (Fisk) Fruitts. She was raised on the Divide between Imnaha and Big Sheep Creek. She married Lavon Culver on Oct. 24, 1944, in Elgin.
They raised three children and occasionally, Vera worked at the sale yard. Vera loved crocheting, quilt-making and gardening. She raised horses and enjoyed ranching and hunting.
Vera is survived by her children and their spouses, Carlene and Merrill Cox, Gale and Carolynn Culver and Rex and Arlene Culver, all of Elgin; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Lavon; her parents, Harold and Josephine; two grandchildren, Todd Culver and Ann Janette Cox; and her siblings, Aubrey Fruitts, Arthur Fruitts, Frank Fruitts, Loretta Fitzgerald, Hazel Sherwood, Jean Fruitts and Patty Jo Leany.