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Quernheim Funeral Home
Tuesday February 8th, 2022
4:00pm - 8:00pm

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Quernheim Funeral Home
Wednesday February 9th, 2022
1:00pm - 2:00pm

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Quernheim Funeral Home
Wednesday February 9th, 2022

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Viola E. Frank

Viola E. Frank, nee Vogel, 93, of Waterloo, IL, died February 5, 2022, in Red Bud, IL. She was born November 23, 1928, in Waterloo, IL.

She is survived by her children Jeanne (Bill) Ebeler, Steve (Vicki) Frank, and Terri (Gary) Gregson; grandchildren Ryan (Theresa) Ebeler, Jeff (Megan) Ebeler, Mandy Ebeler, Garrett (Lindsey) Frank, Katie (Andrew) Norris, Jacob (Alyssa) Frank, Megan (Josh) Busby, and Kristen Gregson (Andrew Gotto); great grandchildren Wyatt & Samantha Ebeler, Violet & Annie Ebeler, Ava, Will, Lucas, and James Frank, Eli & Micah Norris, Hudson Frank, Jackson & Luke Busby; sister Helen (Kenneth) Reichert; sisters-in-law Pat Vogel, Pat Frank, Leona Frank; nieces; nephews; and cousins.

Viola is preceded in death by her husband Edward "Buddy" Frank; parents Dr. E.G. & Margaret M. (nee Illert) Vogel; and brother Frederick "Fritz" Vogel.

She was a loving mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. Viola was a member of St. Paul United Church of Christ - Waterloo, helped assemble The Messenger for years, Sunday School Teacher.

As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to: 

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4 PM to 8 PM Tuesday, February 8, 2022 at Quernheim Funeral Home

1 PM until time of service Wednesday at Quernheim Funeral Home


2 PM Wednesday, February 9, 2022 at Quernheim Funeral Home in Waterloo, IL

Rev. Jeff McCarn officiating

Interment at Kolmer Memorial Cemetery in Waterloo, IL

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Your family is in our prayers.
Cherish the memories of your Mom, Aunt, Grandma and Great Grandma.

Steve and Sharon Bergheger Feb 14 2022 11:25 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Viola Frank

Richard and Darline Weihl Feb 13 2022 2:50 PM

We wish to express our condolences for your loss! I can still see her waiting for her family in the entryway of church if she got there first! She always had that smile. I know she loved her family!

Richard and Darline Weihl Feb 13 2022 2:49 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Viola Frank

Leon and Diana Wirth Feb 13 2022 12:56 AM

Our prayers and sympathies to the Frank and Vogel Families.

Leon and Diana Wirth Feb 13 2022 12:55 AM

I would like to express my sympathies to Jeannie, Steve & Terri. I wasn't able to attend the service.

Roger Osterhage Feb 10 2022 10:23 AM

Our sympathies to all. She was a sweet person. Jenny and Derek Carr

Jenny Carr Feb 10 2022 8:06 AM

Our condolences to the whole family. Randy and Pam Veath

Randy and Pam Veath Feb 9 2022 10:39 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Viola Frank

Pamela K Veath Feb 9 2022 10:36 PM

My condolences to the family. Prayers for all.

Jan Reitz Feb 9 2022 12:27 PM

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