Viona Mae Krager, age 85 of Hudson WI and formerly of Baldwin WI, passed away October 8, 2016 at the Red Cedar Canyon in Hudson. Viona was born May 18, 1931 in Stillwater, MN; the daughter of Edwin and Goldie (Cran) Siebold. She graduated from River Falls High School, with the Class of 1949. Viona was united in marriage on November 26, 1949 to Ronald V. Krager. Their marriage was blessed with six children: Michael, Terry, Dennis, Julie, James and Lynda. Viona lovingly cared for her children and made a wonderful home for her family. In her quiet time, she enjoyed the peacefulness of drawing, embroidery work, reading, and flower gardening.
Viona is survived by her children: Michael (Susan) Krager of Wilson, Terry (Cindy) Krager of Woodville, Dennis (Chris Waterbury) Krager of Minneapolis, Julie (Edward) Bartizal of Cottage Grove, and James Krager of Cannon Falls, MN, and Lynda (Jon) Ferg of Baldwin; as well as many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ronald; her parents; and siblings, Fern Taylor, Sheldon, Claude and Merrit Siebold.
To honor Viona’s wishes, a private family service was held. She will be laid to rest at the Willow River Cemetery in Hudson, WI. Services have been entrusted to the O’Connell Family Funeral Home of Hudson, WI. (715) 386-3725