Viola Junck, 93, of Wayne, formerly Carroll, died Friday, Jan. 26, 2018 in Wayne.
Services will be held Wednesday, Jan. 31 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Carroll. The Rev. Harrison Goodman will officiate. Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery in Carroll. Visitation will be Tuesday, Jan. 30 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Hasemann Funeral Home of Wayne with family present.
Arrangements are with Hasemann Funeral Home in Wayne.
Viola Augusta Junck was born March 23, 1924 on a farm in Wayne County near Winside to Albert and Louise (Wittler) Brader. She was baptized and confirmed at the Theophilus Evangelical Church rural Winside. Viola married Ernest D. Junck on March 6, 1944 at Grace Lutheran Church in Wayne. The couple farmed northwest of Carroll for 45 years. Viola moved into Carroll in 1994. She was a member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Carroll, Ladies Aid, Carroll Women’s Club, Carroll Saddle Club, and Happy Workers Card Club. Viola enjoyed her flower garden, embroidery, square dancing and time spent with family.
Survivors include her children, Beverly (Richard) Hitchcock of Wayne, Dean “ Butch” (Barbara) Junck of Carroll, and Raymond (JoAnn) Junck of Wayne; nine grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; 12 great-great grandchildren; her siblings, Paul (Janice) Brader of Norfolk, Herbert Brader of Oakland, Mabel Sommerfeld of Wayne, Josephine Hogan of Sioux City, Iowa, Gladys (Jack) Dooley of Gilbert, Ariz.; in-laws, Jeanine Brader of Sioux City, Iowa and Adelia Brader of Norfolk; nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Ernest in 1989; an infant son, Roger; brothers, Kenny Brader, and Marvin Brader; sisters, Neva (August) Lorenzen, Lenola (Bill) Kramer, and Arlene (Albert) Hammer; an infant brother; and in-laws, Dorothy Brader and Don Hogan.
Honorary pallbearers will be Viola’s granddaughters, Pamela Schlenz, Maribeth Bobeldyke and Ginger Hitchcock.
Active pallbearers will be Viola’s grandsons, Dwaine Junck, Lynn Junck, Daniel Junck, Casey Junck, Robert Hitchcock and Richard Hitchcock Jr.