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Violet A. Butler

December 30, 1927 January 15, 2019
Violet A. Butler
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Obituary for Violet A. Butler

Violet A. Butler, age 91, of Oshkosh, WI, passed away on Tuesday, January 15, 2019, at the Aurora Medical Center in Oshkosh. Violet was born on December 30, 1927 in Tomahawk, WI, to the late Louis and Pauline (Schydlocki) Copiskey.

Violet attended St. Mary’s Catholic Grade School and Tomahawk High School. She later received her CNA Certification in Milwaukee where she worked at various hospitals and nursing homes. In 1976, she moved back to Tomahawk and was employed at Golden Age Nursing Home and later Harley-Davidson. Violet spent her life caring for others and demonstrated true kindness and compassion to family and friends. She enjoyed rummage sales, gardening, and playing bingo. She was a talented cook who wouldn't let anybody leave her house hungry.

Survivors include:

3 Sons, David (Brenda) Hendrickson, of Menasha, WI, George Hendrickson, of Merrill, WI, and Jeffrey (Linda) Butler, of New London, WI;

3 Daughters, Pauline (Allen) Hendrickson, of Oshkosh, Linda (Bill) Breitzman, of Oshkosh, and Sherry Butler, of Sheboygan, WI;

1 Brother, Roland Copiskey, of Tomahawk;

1 Sister, Joyce Rosiak, of Kenosha, WI.

Violet is further survived by many Grandchildren, Great-Grandchildren, and Great-Great Grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her Parents, Louis and Pauline; her First Husband, George; her Second Husband, Lawrence; 2 Sons, Michael and Richard; her Brothers, Sisters, and Sister-in-Law; and her loving cat, Kiki.

Funeral Services for Violet Butler will be held on Saturday, January 26, 2019, at 2:00 PM, at Generations Funeral Home. The family will receive friends for Visitation from 12 Noon until the time of Services at 2:00 PM. Interment will be held at Calvary Cemetery in the spring. Memorials are appreciated to the Lincoln County Humane Society.


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Visitation

Saturday

26

Jan

12:00 PM 1/26/2019 12:00:00 PM - 2:00 PM 1/26/2019 2:00:00 PM
Generations Funeral Home & Crematory

1400 N 4th St
Tomahawk, WI 54487

Generations Funeral Home & Crematory
1400 N 4th St Tomahawk 54487 WI
United States

Service

Saturday

26

Jan

2:00 PM 1/26/2019 2:00:00 PM
Generations Funeral Home & Crematory

1400 N 4th St
Tomahawk, WI 54487

Generations Funeral Home & Crematory
1400 N 4th St Tomahawk 54487 WI
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Calvary Cemetery Final Resting Place

Tomahawk, WI 54487

Tomahawk 54487 WI
United States

Memorial Contribution

Lincoln County Humane Society

310 N. Memorial Dr.
Merrill, WI 54452
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