was born on Nov. 5, 1924, in Cedarburg, the daughter of the late Joseph
Schneider and the late Edna (nee Juech) Schneider. Viola was a longtime
resident in the town of Cedarburg, where she and her first husband,
Herbert Klug, raised their four children on the family farm. The Klug
family worked side by side, raising the dairy cattle, tending to the
crops, as well as taking care of the many ducks that they had on the
Viola also worked as a bus driver for more than 35 years, driving for
the Marquardt Bus Company, in Cedarburg, as well as the Johnson Bus
Company in West Bend. She also worked as a care-giver at the Cedar Lake
Home, in West Bend, for 18 years. While she was working at Marquardt’s,
that is where she met her second husband, Al Reichl. They were united in
marriage on March 19, 1981. Viola and Al moved to Arizona for seven
years, and then relocated to Campbellsport, to be closer to their
family. Al passed away in 1991, and was laid to rest at the Waubeka
Union Cemetery. Viola will be buried next to her beloved husband, on
Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013, at 11 a.m.
Viola is survived by her children, Jim (Debbie) Klug, Bonnie Hermann,
and Ken (Grace) Klug; and her daughter-in-law, Sally Klug. She is
further survived by nine grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren, other
relatives and friends. Viola was preceded in death by her son, Steve
Klug and her son-in-law, Edward Hermann.
Viola Klug-Reichl, passed away on Oct. 2, 2013, at St. Joseph’s
Hospital, in West Bend, at the age of 88 years.