Viola Ebeling "Vi"
Of Waukesha, passed away peacefully on Friday, March 25, 2011 at the age of 76 years.
Vi ? ola was born on August 31, 1934, the daughter of Harold and Alvera (Eberhardy) Robbins in
Marshfield, WI. She married the love of her life Erwin Ebeling on February 24, 1950 and just
celebrated their 60 wedding anniversary. Viola was a long time member of St. John Neumann
Catholic Church where she was a Prayer Chain Leader. She owned and operated Vi's Ceramic's in
Waukesha for many years. Viola also published an Eberhardy family genealogy book. Most of all
Viola loved spending time with her family.
Viola will be sadly missed by her husband, Erwin; her children, Pamela (Evan Howard) Ebeling and
Kurt (Cindy) Ebeling. She is the loving grandmother of Angela Ebeling, Katelyn Dyer and Lauren
Dyer. Viola is further survived by brothers, Harold (Joan) Robbins and Richard (the late Debbie)
Robbins; sisters, Donna Mae (the late Bob) Fillion and Linda Robbins; son-in-law Jim Dyer; nieces,
nephews, other relatives and friends. Viola is preceded in death by her daughter Sandra Dyer.
The Mass of Christian Burial for Viola will be held Friday, April 1, 2011 at 12:00 p.m. at St. John
Neumann Catholic Church, 2400 Hwy 59 Waukesha, WI 53189. The Rev. John Schreiter will
officiate. The visitation for Viola will be on Friday from 10:30 a.m. until the 12:00 p.m. Mass at
the church. Entombment will follow at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery.
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