Valeria E. Bohl, 93, of Chippewa Falls, town of Tilden, died peacefully on Saturday, July 15, 2017 at HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital in Eau Claire surrounded by her loving family.
Valeria was born July 6, 1924 in Tilden, the daughter of George and Helen (Zwiefelhofer) Bowe.
On October 11, 1943, Valeria married Arthur Bohl at St. Peter’s Catholic Church in Tilden.
Valeria enjoyed needlework, crocheting, canning and gardening.
She was a member of St. Peter’s Church, Happy Homemakers, the Catholic Order of Foresters and Christian Mothers Society.
Valeria is survived by four sons, Steven (Carol), Roger (Cathy) and Daniel (Karen) all of Chippewa Falls and Gordon (Marilyn) of Fort Lauderdale, Florida; three daughters, Eileen (Bob) Bonahoom of Minneapolis, Minn., Ione (Bill) Liedl of Eau Claire and Karen (Stan) Henning of Elk Mound; four sisters, Bernadette “Bunny” Sikora, Donna Benish and Blanche Loew all of Chippewa Falls and Dorothy (Bob) Turner of Bloomer; one daughter-in-law, Betty Schemenauer Bohl of Chippewa Falls; two sisters-in-law, Helen Bowe of Chippewa Falls and Donetta Bowe of Bloomer; 21 grandchildren and 25 great grandchildren.
Valeria was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur on December 28, 2007; her parents; one son, Kenneth Bohl; three brothers, Emery, Roland and Luke Bowe; two sisters, Philomena Bowe and Merita Schmidt; and two great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 19 at St. Peter’s Church in Tilden. Rev. Mark Miller will be celebrant of the funeral Mass. Interment will be in St. Peter’s Cemetery in Tilden.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, July 18 and from 9:30 a.m. until the time of services at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday at St. Peter’s Church, Tilden. There will be a Christian vigil service at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the church.
In lieu of flowers, Valeria’s family prefers memorials to St. Peter’s Catholic School.
Horan Funeral Home in Chippewa Falls is in charge of arrangements.
Family and friends may express condolences online at http://www.horanfuneralhome.com.