Viola G. Abler, 94, formerly of 550 E. Division Street and a resident of Grancare Nursing Home for the past four years, died there on Friday, January 19, 2007. She was born March 31, 1912, in Johnsburg, the daughter of Henry J. and Mary Wagner Wollersheim. She was married to Raymond P. Abler on November 29, 1933, at St. John the Baptist Church in Johnsburg. He preceded her in death on May 26, 1984. Mrs. Abler was a member of Holy Family Parish-St. Joseph's Church, a member of the Catholic Women, and Catholic Knights Branch #19. She and her husband observed their Golden Anniversary on November 29, 1983.Surviving is a sister-in-law, Esther Wollersheim of Villa Loretto, Mt. Calvary, nieces and nephews. Her parents, husband, two brothers, Alfred and Ervin Wollersheim, and an infant sister, Alfreda, and a sister, Dorothy Halfmann preceded her in death.
Visitation for Mrs. Viola G. Abler will be on Tuesday, January 23, 2007, from 3 to 5 pm at St. Joseph's Church. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 5 pm at the church on Tuesday. The Rev. Victor Capriolo of Holy Family Parish will officiate and entombment will be in the Chapel of The Risen Christ Mausoleum, Calvary Cemetery. Uecker-Witt Funeral Home is serving the family. Additional information and guest book may be found at www.ueckerwitt.com