The Rev. Dr. Tom Martin officiated at the services. Burial followed in Kentucky Veteran’s Cemetery West in Hopkinsville.
Mrs. Traver died on Wednesday, August 9, 2006, at 8:55 a.m., at the Christian Health Center in Hopkinsville of natural causes.
Mrs. Traver was born on September 10, 1923, in Scales Mound, Ill. She was the daughter of the late John and Blanche Knucky Hickman.
Mrs. Traver was a homemaker; worked at one time as a Registered Nurse; and was a member of the Cadiz Christian Church.
Survivors include her husband of 59 years, Raymond V. Traver of Hopkinsville; three daughters, Patricia Sue Traver of Glendale Heights, Ill., Barbara Rocen of Glen Ellyn, Ill., and Donna Diane Laudadio of Austin, Texas; two brothers, Robert Hickman and John Hickman, both of Jo Davis county, Ill.; six grandchildren, Scott Guzik, Brian Guzik, Chris Mantell, Todd Mantell, Cary Patrick Laudadio, and Anthony Dale Laudadio; and two great-grandchildren, Kyle Mantell and Emily Mantell.
Laura Grigson, pianist, provided the music.
Serving as pallbearers were Scott Guzik, Brian Guzik, Chris Mantell, Todd Mantell, Cary Patrick Laudadio, and Anthony Dale Laudadio.