Viola Gilbert, 95, of Cressona, passed away Saturday, October 10th, at her grandson's home in Auburn.
Viola was born in Hettinger, North Dakota on May 21, 1925, a daughter of the late Julia (Krischenowski) and Phillip Ketterling.
She was preceded in death by a daughter Brenda Korell who died July 11, 2013, her husband Cyril Gilbert who died in 1993 and 3 brothers Phillip Jr, William, and Richard.
She was a member of St. Mark's UCC Cressona.
Viola is survived by a son in law Calvin Korell of Cressona, 2 grandsons Brandon Korell of Mechanicsburg and Chad Korell husband of Bonnie of Auburn; 2 Great Granddaughters Isabella and Julia Korell. Also surviving are one brother, Wesley Ketterling, and 3 sisters Hilda Banning, Maybelle Borgrud and Esther Anderson.
Interment private at convenience of the family in Schuylkill Memorial Park Schuylkill Haven, PA.
At the family's request, memorial donations may be forwarded to St. Mark's UCC 30 Pottsville Street Cressona PA 17929.
To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Viola (Ketterling) Gilbert, please visit our floral store.