Verna Ellen Sorensen, a longtime resident of Colorado Springs, passed away in her home on November 4, 2017. She was born on August 11,1925 in Sugar City, Colorado.
She is survived by four children: Vernon (Joyce) Sorensen,Carlos (Pat) Sorensen, Marla Gordon, and Merlin (Elaine) Sorensen: one sister, Kathleen Lister: Ten grandchildren, fourteen great grandchildren, nine step children and many other family and friends. Verna is preceded in death by her parents, Harvey and Jessie
Leonard; her husband, Carl W.Sorensen; four sisters and five brothers; and one grandson. Memorial contributions may be made in Verna’s name to Pikes Peak Hospice or Church on the Ranch, both of which
are in Colorado Springs. A visitation will be 5:00pm to 6:00pm Friday November 10 at Evergreen Funeral Home with a memorial service to follow at 6:00pm Friday November, 10 at Evergreen Funeral Home.
Funeral service will be at 10:00 am Saturday November 11, 2017 at the Nazarene Church in Karval, Colorado, burial tofollow at Karval Cemetery