Violet J. Wangsness(1917 - 2014)

Violet Wangsness

Violet J. Wangsness, 96, of Sioux Falls, died Friday, March 21, 2014 at Touchmark at All Saints.

She was born November 13, 1917 in Mitchell, Nebraska, the daughter of Henry and Gertie Holt.

For many years Violet worked at Fantles Department Store in Sioux Falls as a garment buyer.

Grateful for having shared her life are: her daughter Susan (Kent) Quail, Sioux Falls; a son David Wangsness, San Francisco; a brother Milo Holt, Jacksonville, FL; granddaughter Melissa (Marcus) Squier and their sons Jack and Will, all of Sioux Falls; grandson Scott Wangsness, Quebec City, Canada, his children Sam and Emma Wangsness and several nieces and nephews.

A memorial service for Violet will begin at 2:00 pm Thursday at Heritage Funeral Home with the family present one hour prior to the service to greet friends.

Funeral Home

4800 S MINNESOTA AVE Sioux Falls, SD 57108
(605) 334-9640

Published in The Argus Leader on Mar. 25, 2014