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Violet Wilson Obituary

Violet Ann Wilson
Violet Ann Wilson

July 2, 1921 - October 5, 2017
Born in Milladore,WI
Resided in Colby, WI

Obituary

Violet A. Wilson, 96, died Thursday, October 5, 2017 at Colonial Center, Colby.
She was born July 2, 1921, in Milladore, daughter of the late Charles and Helen (Valiska) Wilson.

Violet graduated from Athens High School in 1940 and then attended Marathon County Normal School followed by the University of Wisconsin Stevens Point graduating in 1953 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Education. She worked as an elementary teacher in the Athens and Marshfield area for 43 years and was active in various church activities at St. Anthony Catholic Church, Athens. Over the years she had many fond memories of the children she loved to teach. Family close to her often were invited to gather at her home to attend the Athens fair.

Survivors include the many cousins and extended family that had the pleasure of knowing Violet during her life.

A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday October 14, 2017 at St. Anthony Catholic Church, Athens. Rev. Charles Hiebl will preside. Family and friends may call from 10:00 a.m. until the time of services at the church. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery, Athens. Peterson/Kraemer Funeral Home, Athens is in charge of the arrangements.

Online condolences may be given at www.petersonkraemer.com.

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Services

Visitation
St. Anthony Catholic Church
417 Caroline St.
Athens, WI US 54411
Saturday, October 14, 2017
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Service
St. Anthony Catholic Church
417 Caroline Street
Athens, WI US 54411
Saturday, October 14, 2017
11:00 AM
Cemetery
Calvary Cemetery
Athens, WI US
Saturday, October 14, 2017
1:00 PM