|Birth: ||Apr. 2, 1916|
|Death: ||Jan. 13, 2007|
Armella C. Chwala, age 90, of 224 South Main St., Cadott, Wis., passed away peacefully on Saturday, January 13, 2007, at Sacred Heart Hospital in Eau Claire.
A Christian burial Mass will be held on Tuesday, January 16, 2007, at 11 a.m. at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Cadott, with Fr. Donald Bauer officiating. Burial will follow in St. Joseph's Catholic Cemetery in Boyd. Friends and family may call from 4 to 8 p.m. today at Plombon Funeral Chapel in Stanley, where a parish rosary will be recited at 7:30 p.m.
Plombon Funeral Service is assisting the family with arrangements.
Armella was born on April 2, 1916, in the town of Delmar, Chippewa County, the daughter of Frank and Pauline (Lechner) Yeager. She grew up in the Boyd area, attending area schools. She then worked for August Lotz Company in Boyd before marrying Theodore O. Chwala on April 4, 1940, at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Boyd. In 1952, the family moved to Milwaukee County where she worked for over 30 years at Greenfield High School in the custodial department. Upon retirement in 1991, she moved back to Cadott to be closer to her family, old friends and neighbors. Besides her great love and caring for her family, she enjoyed gardening, picking berries, going on Sunday drives and telling stories to her grandchildren.
Armella is survived by her five children, Earl (Joan) Chwala of Gilman, Lloyd (Carol) Chwala of Milwaukee, Carol (Duane Carlson) Chwala of Edgerton, Odelia McLaughlin of Eau Claire and Dale Chwala of Boyd; 15 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren; one sister, Leone Ketterhagen of Holcombe; and one brother, Victor (Debra) Yeager of Boyd; sister-in-law, Dorothy Yeager of Boyd; many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; three brothers, Julius, Leo and Aloysius Yeager; daughter-in-law, Margaret Chwala; granddaughter, Shannon Chwala; and grandsons, Jeff Chwala and Dennis Sund.
Saint Joseph Cemetery
Created by: James Seidelman
Record added: Jan 16, 2007
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