AKWESASNE – Mrs. Verna M. Loran, Kwatarani, 75, of 306 State Highway 37, unexpectedly passed away Tuesday evening, June 11, 2013 in the emergency room at Massena Memorial Hospital. Friends may call at the Akwesasne Homemakers beginning Thursday 4:00 PM until 10:00 AM on Saturday. Funeral services will be held Saturday 11:00 AM at the Hogansburg Methodist Church with Rev. Sheila Nichols, officiating. Burial will follow in Pine Meadow Cemetery, Akwesasne.Arrangements are with the Donaldson Funeral Home, Massena.