Died Tuesday July 19, 2022 at Hillcrest Health & Rehab in Bellevue.
Viola was born to Asmus and Elsie 'Stuehm' Maass on January 18, 1925 in Sarpy County, NE. She grew up in Sarpy County, completed high school while being involved in 4-H events where she met her future husband, Marvin Doerneman. They were married on January 16, 1946, and they moved to a farm near Clarkson, NE. She and Marvin farmed in Northeast Nebraska for many years and retired to live in Fremont. Not only was she the wife of a farmer, she also was a real estate agent. During her last few years Viola returned to her Sarpy County NE roots with stays at Hillcrest Mable Rose and Hillcrest Rehab Center. She passed away peacefully while napping on July 19, 2022.
She was preceded in death by her husband Marvin, parents and siblings. Viola is survived by her son, Kenneth Doerneman; daughter, Judy Harris (Duke); six grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be Tuesday, July 26, 2022 beginning at 9:30am at St. Patrick's Catholic Church. A Rosary will begin at 10am with the Funeral Mass to follow at 10:30am. Burial will follow the Mass in Memorial Cemetery in Fremont. Memorials are suggested to Knights of Columbus or Fremont Eagles Club.
Ludvigsen Mortuary in Fremont in charge of arrangements.
Online guestbook at www.Ludvigsenmortuary.com