Memorial services will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, November 9, 2013 at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church in Cold Spring, MN for Viola Skrypek, age 85, who died Sunday at the Cerenity Care Center in White Bear Lake. Burial will be in the Gloria Dei Lutheran Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 9:00 – 10:45 a.m. Saturday morning at the church. Arrangements are with the Wenner Funeral Home in Cold Spring, MN.
Viola was born in Cold Spring to Fred and Nelva (Schulz) Hippler.
Survivors include her daughter, Brenda Tubman; grandson, Adam Hochberg; granddaughter, Sarah Tubman, and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Albert and Orville Bogard, Kenneth, Raymond, George, and Hank Hippler; sisters, Lillian Witter, Del Rose Staaf, Edna Nordstrom, and Alice Wendt.