Betty Viehauser, 87

Betty J. Viehauser, a resident of Holdingford, died unexpectedly Tuesday, June 19, 2012, at the Mother of Mercy Nursing Home in Albany.

A Mass of Christian Burial celebrating the life of Betty J. Viehauser was held Saturday, June 23, at All Saints-St Mary’s Catholic Church in Holdingford. Burial was in the parish cemetery. Pallbearers were her grandchildren.

Betty was born June 8, 1925, in Holdingford to Henry and Vivian (Murphy) Schneider. She graduated from St. Cloud Teacher’s College and taught in country schools in Stearns County. She also taught in Headstart in Holdingford and St. Anna. She married Art Viehauser June 11, 1947, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Holdingford. Betty was a member of All Saints-St. Mary’s Catholic Church and the St. Mary’s Christian Mothers.

Betty is survived by her husband, Art Viehauser of Holdingford; her children, Carol (Don) Wenderski, Avon; Michael (Diane) Viehauser, Pillager; David Viehauser, Holdingford; Mark Viehauser, Holdingford; Kenny Viehauser, Albany; and Jim Viehauser, Avon; sister and brother, John Henry (Rita) Schneider, Albany; Donna Schneider, Albany; and nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Betty was preceded in death by her parents; and her sister, Corrine Soltis in 1994.

The family would like to thank the Mother of Mercy Nursing Home staff for their kind and loving care of Betty. Memorials are preferred.

Miller Carlin Funeral Homes