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Viola Mae (Uppole) Stephen

October 3, 1928 ~ March 23, 2022 (age 93)

Obituary

Viola Mae Stephen, 93, of Quaker City, Ohio passed away on Wednesday, March 23, 2022, at Genesis Hospital in Zanesville surrounded by her family. She was born on October 3, 1928, in Calais, Ohio on the family farm where she lived her whole life, to the late Thomas V. and Mabel (Goodhart) Uppole.

Viola was a 1946 graduate of Batesville High School and attended the Palestine Church of Christ. She was a lifetime member of the Barnesville VFW and a former member of the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary in Woodsfield. Viola enjoyed quilting, embroidery work, farming and gardening. She loved spending time with her grandchildren. She and Linza loved square dancing, they even went the day they got married.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Linza R. Stephen on December 1, 2009; a daughter, Sandra "Sandy" Mae Stephen on July 26, 2016; two brothers, Johnny (Thelma) Uppole and Edward (Martha) Uppole; two sisters, Emma (Jim) Wheeler and Florence Uppole.

Viola is survived by her daughters, Phyllis (Ralph) Adkins of Calais and Sheila Lasko of Calais; grandchildren, Courtney (Josh) Seeley and Trent (Jalena) Lasko; several nieces and nephews; and great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be held on Sunday, March 27, 2022 from 1-4pm at Campbell-Plumly-Milburn Funeral Home, 319 North Chestnut Street, Barnesville, Ohio where services will be held on Monday, March 28, 2022 at 11:00am with Preacher John Crum officiating. Burial will follow at Guernsey Memory Gardens in Cambridge.

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Services

Public Viewing
Sunday
March 27, 2022

1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Campbell-Plumly-Milburn Funeral Home
319 North Chestnut Street
Barnesville, OH 43713

Funeral Service
Monday
March 28, 2022

11:00 AM
Campbell-Plumly-Milburn Funeral Home
319 North Chestnut Street
Barnesville, OH 43713

Committal
Monday
March 28, 2022

12:30 PM
Guernsey County Memory Gardens
10171 East Pike Road
Cambridge, Ohio 43725

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