Friday, October 9, 2015
2:00 PM EDT
Martin United Methodist Church
969 E Allegan St
Martin, MI 49070
(269) 672-7097
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Below is the contact information for a florist recommended by the funeral home.

River Rose
(269) 692-3951

Plainwell Flowers
117 S. Main
Plainwell, MI 49080
(269) 685-8055
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Life Story / Obituary


Viola Mae Rasnake born October 4, 1937, a loving wife, sister, mother, aunt, grandmother, great grandmother and friend passed away peacefully at home on October 2, 2015.

Viola had a love for the color blue, animals, nature and meeting new people. She was a friend to everyone that she met and enjoyed spending time with family and friends. Her greatest loves were her husband and her children.

Viola will be missed by her husband Jessie of 38 years, her siblings – Bill (Bernie) Sebright, Norine Stalhood, Lee (Dave) Schultz, Ed (Sue) Sebright and Joe (Kirsten) Sebright, her children – Chip (Lori) Funk, Kendra Ringlever, Kim (Williy) King and Kenlee Funk, her step-children – Corbett Rasnake, Larry (Chris) Rasnake, Lester Rasnake and Margaret (Jim) Stoken), her grandchildren – Joe, Crystal, Tiffany, Chelsea, Sara, Brandon, Ashley, Jorden, Renee, Rachel, Rob, Amanda, Marc, Jim, Michael, Carrie, Danny, April, Jessica, Jake, Sara, Haley, Alyssa, Stacy and Michael. She will also be missed by many great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Viola was preceded in death by her parents Bernice and Nelson Sebright.

Cremation has taken place, as Viola wished and a celebration of life service will be held at the Martin United Methodist Church on Friday, October 9th, 2015 at 2:00 in the afternoon. A private burial will take place at a later date.

Please join Viola’s family for her celebration of life and a time of fellowship immediately following.