Viola J. Fox

June 28, 1936 - April 19, 2008

Viola J. Fox, 71, of Mukwonago, passed away April 19, 2008, at her residence surrounded by the love of her family. She was born June 28, 1936, the daughter of Frank and Lucille Good.

She graduated in 1954 from Prentice High School in Prentice. She married Clarence Fox in 1954, and they spent several years in Racine before moving to Mukwonago.

Viola was a member of St. James Catholic Church in Mukwonago and worked for many years as a nurse’s aid. She enjoyed her family, cooking, sewing, gardening, feeding the birds and the outdoors.

Viola will be sadly missed by her loving husband, Clarence, of 54 years; her children, Sharon (Robert) Basaldua of Mukwonago, Cindy Szmanda of Mukwonago, Karen Wohlleben of North Prairie, Diane (Karl) Aschenbrenner of Eagle, Frank (Susan) of California, Julie (Steve) Jensen of Florida and Patti (Jason) Wood of Eagle; 16 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren; her sisters, Laura and Linda; and a brother, George. Viola is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, an infant daughter, her sister Francis, and her brothers, Dale and Paul.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, April 24, 2008. Family will receive visitors from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. service at Mealy’s Funeral Home, 103 Eagle St., Eagle. Burial of ashes will follow at Oak Knoll Cemetery in Mukwonago.

Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to The American Cancer Society.

Mealy’s Funeral home is assisting the family. For further information, please call 594-2442.