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Viola Germann

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VIOLA M. GERMANN, 89 MACHESNEY PARK - Viola M. Germann, 89, of Machesney Park was born September 4, 1924, in Exline, IA to Lerma and Alpha Cline, one of eleven children. She passed away peacefully Sunday, February 9, 2014, in her home, surrounded by her loving family. She married her childhood sweetheart, Charles R. Germann, on November 3, 1942, eloping to Unionville, MO. The couple moved to Rockford after Charles' discharge from the U.S. Navy after WWII. Five children were born of their union. Survivors include her husband, Charles Germann; daughters, Barbara Farr and Donna (William) Harris; sons, Daniel Germann and Kenneth (Diane) Germann. There are twelve grandchildren and eighteen great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by her parents; son, Cecil (Laura) Germann; and son-in-law, Larry Farr, Sr. Viola was a beautiful person both inside and out. Her family was her heart and she loved every single one. She lived for us and we will always remember her goodness. Funeral service at 1 p.m. Monday, February 17, 2014, at Sunset Funeral Home, 8800 N. Alpine Rd., Machesney Park. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday, February 16, at the funeral home. Interment in Sunset Memorial Gardens. Online Condolences may be submitted at sunsetfhmemgardens.com.


Published in Rockford Register Star from Feb. 13 to Feb. 14, 2014
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