Viola Caroline Vorst


Birth: 30 Jul 1890, Sainte Genevieve, Mo
Death: 26 Jun 1978, Sainte Genevieve, Mo

Viola C. Oberle, age 87 years, 10 months and 26 days, died at her home in Ste. Genevieve on June 26, 1978, at 7:05 p.m.

She was born on July 30, 1890, in Ste. Genevieve, a daughter of Joseph and Jennie Biel Vorst. She was married on September 19, 1910, in Ste. Genevieve by Rev. William Knotte to Fred Oberle who preceded her in death.

The couple celebrated their silver wedding in 1960.

Surviving are one daughter, Anna Ruth Henson of Ste. Genevieve, and two grandchildren, Patricia Ann (Mrs. James Cash) and Captain Larry Henson. Three great grandchildren, and one sister, Anna (Mrs. Raymond Thomure) of Ste. Genevieve, also survive.

The remains rested at the Stanton-Wood Mortuary. Rev. Robert Doom conducted funeral services at First Presbyterian Church in Ste. Genevieve on June 29, 1978, at 2 p.m. Burial was in Calvary Cemetery at Valle Spring.

Mrs. Oberle was a member of First Presbyterian Church and a member of the Royal Neighbors.

Ste. Genevieve Herald

Wednesday, March 7, 2001
75 Years Ago – 1926
Mrs. Fred S. Oberle, daughter Miss Anna Ruth, and Oberle Callier visited relatives in St. Louis last Sunday.

Spouse: Frederick Stephen OBERLE
Birth: 3 Sep 1889, Ste. Genevieve, MO
Death: 25 Apr 1966
Father: Joseph OBERLE (1844-1908)
Mother: Bernardine GEISER (1850-1922)
Marr: 19 Sep 1910, Sainte Genevieve, Mo
Children: Anna Ruth (1913-1993)

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