LECHNER, Verla Rae was born on April 25, 1917 in Victoria, B.C. and passed away on May 1, 2005 in Langley, B.C. She was predeceased by Ludwig, her husband of 40 years; her oldest son Donald Alfred, and long-time friend Elnora Steele. Verla is survived by her loving family daughters Gloria Jenks (Ron), Irene Mae Rooney (Len), Bernice Lechner; sons Louie Allen (Maureen), Barry Raymond (Marilyn), Larry David (Lianne); 11 grandchildren and many great grandchildren. A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, May 14, 2005 at 11:00 a.m. at Royal Canadian Legion Br.#21, 20702 Eastleigh Crescent, Langley, B.C.