Violet L. Fidler, 78, formerly of Lena, WI died Sunday, March 9, 2008 at the Harbor Cove, Port Washington.
She was born in Lena on June 17, 1929, daughter of Harry and Evelyn Marek Bitters. On August 16, 1952 she married Jack C. Fidler of Milwaukee in Oconto, WI. He preceded her in death on August 13, 2007.
Vi had resided in Port Washington more than forty years on North Stanford Street. The past few years she lived at the Harbor Campus there. A proud homemaker, she had worked for Simplicity Manufacturing Company of Port Washington and Wisconsin Telephone over the years, amongst others. She will be remembered for her volunteerism. She was very active with First Congregational Church and a former choir member. She gave of herself through the Port Washington Food Pantry and the Meals on Wheels program. She also enjoyed square dancing with her husband.
She is survived by her son Geno (Nancy) Fidler of Port Washington, grandchildren Nicole, Andy and Jenni Fidler, three sisters Deloris (the late Harry) Poradeck and Lulaine Henderson, both of Oconto Falls and Leatrice (Billy) Townsend of Sturgeon Bay, her sister-in-law Ione “Dickie” (the late Arlyn “Pokie”) Bitters of Lena, other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be at 6 pm Wednesday, March 12, 2008 at the First Congregational Church, 131 N Webster Street, Port Washington. Visitation will be from 4 – 6 pm Wednesday at church. Interment will take place at the Union Cemetery, Port Washington. Memorials to the church are appreciated.