Viola A. Reibsome, 94, of Danville, PA passed
away peacefully surrounded by her family on Thursday, October 4, 2018 at
Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. She was born October 16, 1923 in Beaver
Falls, PA, the daughter of the late Joseph Franklin and Mary Elizabeth
Viola was a loving mother and devoted
homemaker. She enjoyed doing puzzles, playing cards especially Skip-bo and
Solitaire, shopping, spending time with her grandchildren and celebrating
the holidays. Viola was very fashionable and loved bright colors. She
especially loved flower bows in her hair. Her greatest enjoyment in life was
spending time with her family.
She was a member of the Trinity United
Methodist Church, Danville Moose, Washies, VFW, the American Legion Post 40,
and the Continental.
Viola is survived by two sons; Franklin
Reibsome and his wife Sue and Dean Reibsome all of Danville; three
daughters; Judy Millar and her husband Ken and Connie Bickhart, both of
Danville and Kay Hoyes of Bloomsburg, PA.
Viola was preceded in death by one infant son;
one daughter, Ruth Eileen Baker and two sons-in-law; Donald Bickhart and
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a
Celebration of Viola’s Life on Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 11:00AM at
Trinity United Methodist Church, 84 Lombard Avenue, Danville, PA with Pastor
David Layser officiating. Friends will be received from 9:30am until
10:45am. Burial will follow in Odd Fellows Cemetery, Danville, PA.
Memorial Contributions may be made in Viola’s
memory to the church or the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22718,
Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718 or cancer.org/givehope.
Arrangements were under the direction of the
Visneski Funeral Home 42 W Mahoning Street Danville PA 17821.