March 14, 1941 • May 30, 2016
LaVina Lou Sellman, 75, of Kirksville, Missouri, formerly of Benson, Minnesota, passed away Monday, May 30, 2016, at the Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville, Missouri.
A memorial service will be held Thursday, June 9 from 6-8 p.m. at the Benson Liquor Store.
LaVina was born March 14, 1941, in Benson, Minnesota, the daughter of Leo and Dorothy Wilson Atchison. LaVina lived most of her life in Benson. She operated LaVina’s Café for a number of years and worked 35 years at the Benson Municipal Liquor Store. She moved to Kirksville, Missouri five years ago to be near her daughters.
She was a member of the Pilgrim Congregational Church in Benson and The Crossing in Kirksville, Missouri. She was also a member of the Moose Lodge in Kirksville. She enjoyed gardening, reading and working on word puzzles.