Viola Kinzler age 87 of Clinton, passed away Sunday Nov. 12, 2017 at Mercy Medical Center North. Funeral services will be held 11:30 AM Thursday at the Pape Funeral Home. Visitation will be held Thursday 10:00 AM until the service hour at the funeral home. Burial will be at Clinton lawn Cemetery. Memorials may be given to the First Congregational Church, Clinton. Online condolences may be left at www.papefh.com.
Viola was born on June 18, 1930 in Fredonia, ND, the daughter of Karl and Martha (Entzi) Munsch. She married Rueben Kinzler on June 26, 1949 in Gackle, ND. She was a homemaker and enjoyed farming with her husband in North Dakota until 1957, where
they moved to Clinton, Iowa. She was a member of First Congregational Church, Clinton. Viola enjoyed baking and traveling with her husband.
Viola is survived by her husband, Rueben Kinzler of Clinton; her son, Darrell (Kathleen) Kinzler of Houston, TX; her grandson, David Kinzler of North Hampton, MA; her sister, Verna Schafer of Eugene, OR; and 8 nieces & nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, a brother, and two sisters.
Published on November 13, 2017