Vada Ann Winter, 77 of Charles City passed away Tuesday Jan. 11, 2022 surrounded by her family.
Vada was born March 6, 1944 to Milford and Fern (Cummings) Severson in Mason City, IA
Later she met her soul mate, LaVern Winter of Charles City. They married and joined there families on June 5, 1992.
Vada is survived by her husband LaVern, her children Valarie (Duane) Clark of Orchard, Mya Burik-Koenigsfeld of Charles City, Emily Dontae of Charles City. Her stepchildren, Jeromy (Michelle) Winter of Ionia, Tammy (Justin) Alford of Gastonia, NC and Melissa (Chad) O’Hara, Pineville, NC. Her grandchildren Dale Keifer of Boone, Delany (Tyler) Jacobs of Osage, Nina (Charlie) Rothmeyer, Ossian Matthew Burik of Charles City, Wesley Burik (LaKasha) of Charles City, Hana Koenigsfeld, Waverly, Norma (Mitchell) Jenkins, Floyd, Joesi and Alex Hernandez of Mexico and Joren Schamel of Massachusetts. William, MacKinzie, and Lane Winter all of Ionia, Benjamin and Seth Alford of Gastonia, NC, Emmie and Jack O’Hara of Pineville, NC. Great grandchildren Autumn, Karson, Kaylee, Kyle, Kaden Keifer, Zane Williams, Draven Jacobs and a new sister arriving in June, Liam Rothmeyer, Ayden and Braylen Burik, Jayclynn Burik along with a new sister arriving in May. Vada is also survived by three brothers Larry (Kathryn) of Apple Valley, MN, Arlin Severson of New Hampton and Dennis (Kathy) Severson of Decorah.
Vada was preceded in death by her parents, a brother Merlin Severson, a son Chris Koenigsfeld, granddaughter Rana Hoffman, and a sister in law Mary Jane Severson.
There will be a private family life celebration held at a later date.