Viola C. Gohman, 94
Oct. 20, 1919 - May 15, 2014
Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. on Monday, May 19, 2014 at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Waite Park for Viola C. Gohman, age 94 of Waite Park who passed away on Thursday, May 15, 2014 at Cherrywood Advanced Living in St. Cloud. Reverend Mark Innocenti will officiate. Burial will take place at the parish cemetery, Waite Park.
Family and friends may call from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Sunday and after 9:00 a.m. on Monday at the Daniel Funeral Home in St. Cloud. Parish prayers will be at 4:30 p.m. on Sunday at the funeral home in St. Cloud.
Viola was born on October 20, 1919 in Waite Park, Minnesota to Bernard and Frances (Fladung) Evans. She graduated from the St. Cloud Beauty College in 1942. Viola married Delbert Gohman on July 14, 1945 at St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Waite Park. She lived in Waite Park all of her life. She was a lifelong member of St. Joseph's Parish and a member of Christian Women, Senior Citizens and the Waite Park American Legion Auxiliary Unit #428.
Viola liked knitting and crocheting, she especially enjoyed spending time with friends and family. She'll be remembered as a woman of strong faith.
Viola is survived by her children, Jerry (Karie) of St. Augusta, Kathy (Francis) Massmann of Luxemburg; eight grandchildren, Brian, Chris, Stacy, Chad, Michelle, Robbie, Ricky and Amy; five great grandchildren; and brother, LeRoy of Waite Park.
She was preceded in death by her husband; son, Ronald; infant brother, Donald; and sister, Donna Walkley.
Viola's family would like to thank the caring staff of Cherrywood Advanced Living and St. Croix Hospice.
Published in the St. Cloud Times on May 16, 2014