LaVaun Jefferson, age 86, Arkdale, passed away peacefully in her home surrounded by family members, late Sunday afternoon on August 25, 2013.  A Celebration of her life will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Friendship, WI.  Bishop John Barrett will officiate.  Interment will be at the Monroe Center Cemetery, TOwn of Monroe, Adams County, WI.  Visitation will be 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 on Tuesday at Roseberry’s Funeral Home and again at the church from 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday prefeding the funeral service.  LaVaun asked that in lieu of flowers, contributions may be given to the Perpetual Education Fund of  The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints by calling (801) 422-4444.  Roseberry’s Funeral Home is assisting the family.