Van Rooy, Viola M.
Viola M. (Buhl) Van Rooy, 89, passed away Wednesday, November 27, 2013.
VI REQUESTED NO FLOWERS OR PLANTS. THE MONEY YOU WOULD BUY A FLOWER OR PLANT WITH PLEASE DONATE TO THE WILLIAM VAN ROOY SEMINARIAN FUND. SEND TO GREEN BAY DIOCESE, PO BOX 23825, GREEN BAY, WI, 54305, c/o FR. DAN SCHUSTER.
Vi was born on January 16, 1924 in New Holstein to the late Frank and Margaret (Salm) Buhl. On June 19, 1947 she married Bill Van Rooy.
She is survived by her 5 children: Theresa (Ron) Raddatz; Margaret (Craig) Hively; Joan (Jerry) Paalman; Lee (Barb) Van Rooy; Mike (Donna) Van Rooy; daughter-in-law, Mary Van Rooy; 16 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren. Also her 3 sisters, Sally Meyer; Delores Peik; Sr. Lucille Buhl; one brother, Frank (Irene) Buhl.
Vi is preceded in death by her parents, husband, Bill; son, Tom; 1 granddaughter; 2 sisters, 8 brothers-in-law, 4 sisters-in-law.
Family and friends may call at Our Lady of Lourdes Parish Family, corner of Lourdes Ave. and Suburban Dr., De Pere, on Monday, December 2, 2013 from 3pm to 5:30pm. Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated for Vi at 6pm at the church with Fr. Tim Shillcox, O.Praem officiating. Entombment in Allouez Chapel Mausoleum. Cotter Funeral Home is assisting the family. Online condolences at www.cotterfuneralhome.com
She lived her hyphen well!
THE LORD WILL PROVIDE