Viril M. Tans

Sept. 6, 1923 - July 10, 2011

Viril M. Tans, formerly of Waukesha, passed away on Sunday, July 10, 2011, in Fort Myers, Fla. at the age of 87.

She was born on Sept. 6, 1923, in Milwaukee, the daughter of Clarence and Agnes Elliott. She was married to Kenneth E. Tans on Nov. 20, 1954. She enjoyed sewing, swimming, crocheting, quilting and square dancing.

She was the mother of Randy (Pat) Tans of Lehigh Acres, Fla., and Bonnie (John) Hillmer of Waukesha. She was also grandmother to Andy, Kevin and Brian Tans, Stacy (Jake) Werkheiser, Michael (Leah) Hillmer, and Kimberlie and Melissa Hillmer. She is further survived by other relatives and friends. Viril was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth Tans, and sister Arline Carlson.

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the 12 noon funeral service on Monday, July 18, 2011, at Randle-Dable Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. Burial will immediately follow at Prairie Home Cemetery. For further information, please call Randle-Dable Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services at 547-4035 or go to www.waukeshafunerals.com for directions or to leave the family an online tribute.