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Lamar Vurbeff

October 30, 1933 — December 13, 2019

Lamar Guerra Vurbeff

October 30, 1933-December 13, 2019

Lamar Guerra Vurbeff, age 86 of Laredo, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Friday, December 13, 2019.

She is preceded in death by Col. Theodore Vurbeff, her late husband of 17 years; her brother LH Chando Guerra; and her parents Lizandro Guerra and Eva Lopez Guerra.

She is survived by her three children Theodore Vurbeff, Jr., Cynthia Vurbeff, Lamar Neel; and her grandchildren Zachary Neel, Park Neel, Jonathon Vurbeff, Kevin Vurbeff, and Kenney Vurbeff.

A loving mother who enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. At an early age she began her lifetime love of music and was an accomplished pianist. She loved to entertain others as well as finding great joy while practicing for hours each day. She grew up in Laredo and worked at the Laredo National Bank for 40 years. Known for her hard work, dedication and willingness to help others. Throughout her life she lifted family and friends with her sense of humor and kind smile.

She was blessed to spend her final years in the home of her son and daughter in law Rachel Vurbeff.  Her daughter & son in law remained close by and will miss her greatly.  Cynthia cherished her beautiful mother and spoke of her often of her.  She was a beloved grandmother and will be deeply missed.

The viewing will be held on Monday, December 16, 2019 in celebration of her life at Joe Jackson North Funeral Chapel & Cremation Services, 1410 Jacaman Rd. from 10:00 a.m. till 12 noon.  Services will conclude the same day.  An announcement of the family gathering will take place following services.

You may express your condolences, share your favorite memories, and sign the guestbook online at:

Arrangements have been entrusted to the care and direction of the funeral service professionals at Joe Jackson North Funeral Chapel & Cremation Services, 1410 Jacaman Road, Laredo, Texas 78041; (956)722-8850.

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