Graveside services for Viola Rolfs, 97, of Cedar Rapids, and formerly of Everly, will be held Friday, Oct. 17, 2008, at Lone Tree Cemetery in Everly. The Rev. Loren Ley will officiate the 1:30 p.m. service.
Ms. Rolfs passed away Sept. 17, 2008, in Cedar Rapids.
Viola Katherine Rolfs was born June 9, 1911, to John C. Rolfs and Lulu (Stueben) Rolfs in Everly. Viola was raised, and attended school, in Everly, graduating from Everly High School in 1929. She was baptized and confirmed at Hope Lutheran Church in Everly and raised in the Lutheran faith.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, William Rolfs; and five sisters: Vena Anderson, Helen Holst, Bertha Holst, Ella Neff and Esta Rolfs.
Viola is survived by many nieces and nephews as well as great nieces and nephews.
Warner Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.