In Memory of Violet Hahn
Violet Ann Hahn, age 87 of Amery, WI passed away at Willow Ridge Health Care in Amery on Thursday, September 19, 2019.
Violet was born on April 23, 1932 in Merrill, WI to Ferdinand J. and Hazel (Cooper) Hoffman. She grew up in and attended school at Our Lady of the Holy Cross in Merrill. After graduation, Violet married Richard Hahn on October 21, 1950 in Merrill where the couple made their home and where they were blessed with four children. In 1969 the family moved to Stillwater, MN where Violet took a job with Joseph’s Restaurant making pies. She later took a job with UFE working in second operations and continued to work there for 17 years. In 1990 they moved to Round Lake in Frederic, WI and in 2003 they moved to Amery. Over the past year Willow Ridge had been Violet’s home due to health issues. Violet enjoyed quilting, crocheting, knitting, crafts, cooking, baking-she always had cookies and sweets, and made the best pies ever. She also liked gardening and flowers, fishing, camping and loved travelling; especially trips to Florida.
Violet was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Leonard “Pretzel” Hoffman, Norman Hoffman and Kenneth Hoffman and a sister, Vearl Kleinschmidt. She is survived by her loving husband, Richard; sons, Jeffrey (Jolene) Hahn and James (Corrine) Hahn; daughters, Debra Hahn and Denise (Daniel) Ponath; nine grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren; sisters, Gail Jahnke and Phyllis (Tom) Baumann as well as other loving family and friends.
Funeral services will take place at 11:00 am on Thursday, September 26, 2019 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Amery with Father Gene Murphy presiding. A visitation will take place from 4 to 7 pm on Wednesday, September 25, 2019 at the Williamson-White Funeral Home as well as the hour prior to the service at the church.
Burial will take place at the Amery Cemetery. Pallbearers are Jay Gilbertson, Chad Rondeau, Michael Hahn, Brian Hahn, Andrew Rondeau, Melissa Wiederhoff, Lisa Curfman, Robert Hahn and Edward DeBoer.