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Viola Mae Adamson

Female 1914 - 2003


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  • Name  Viola Mae Adamson  [1, 2
    Born  26 May 1914  Bard, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender  Female 
    Died  10 May 2003  Prairie Ridge Care and Rehabilitation, Mediapolis, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried  14 May 2003  Wapello Cemetery, Wapello Township, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Obituary  15 May 2003  Wapello, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    The Wapello Republican 
    • Viola Mae Meyerholz, 88, a long time resident of Wapello, died Saturday morning, May 10, 2003, at Prairie Ridge Care and Rehab in Mediapolis. The daughter of John W. and Rosa Rahmiller Adamson, she was born May 26, 1914, at Bard, Iowa. She married F. Paul Meyerholz on January 30, 1941, at Burlington. He preceded her in death June 11, 1998.

      Viola had attended the Ferndale School in Louisa County. She and her husband Paul owned and farmed a century farm. She was of the Christian faith and was a member of the Sunshine Club.

      Survivors include one son, Lloyd and Ruth Meyerholz of Wapello; one daughter, Doris and Michael Hult of Burlington; six grandchildren, David Meyerholz, Penny Meyerholz, Jeff Meyerholz, Melissa Hult, Jonathan Hult, Stephanie Gipple; and six great-grandchildren.

      She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Paul, two brothers and two sisters.

      The funeral service was held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Dudgeon-McCulley Funeral Home in Wapello with the Reverend Jason Unzicker officiating. Music included selected recordings of "In The Garden" and "Beyond the Sunset." Burial followed at the Wapello Cemetery. Pallbearers were David Meyerholz, Jeff Meyerholz, Penny Meyerholz, Michael Hult, James Gipple, and Don Williams.

      The family met with friends from 10 to 10:30 at the funeral home prior to the service.

      A memorial fund has been established for the benefit of the Louisa County Home Caring Services.
    Social Security Administration Information 
    • Viola M. Meyerholz; born: 26 May 1914; died: 10 May 2003 (V); last residence: 52653 (Wapello, Louisa, Iowa); last benefit: (none specified); state where issued: Iowa
    Person ID  I11645  All Families
    Last Modified  31 Mar 2015 

    Father  John W. Adamson,   b. 12 May 1870, near Winfield, Henry County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1935, near Columbus City, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Rosa Rahmiller,   b. 18 Apr 1874, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1932 
    Married  5 Sep 1895  Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Issue 
    • There were seven children from this marriage.
    Family ID  F3277  Group Sheet

    Family  Frank Paul "Paul" Meyerholz,   b. 23 Dec 1911, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jun 1998, Colonial Manor Nursing Home, Columbus Junction, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  30 Jan 1941  Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
    >1. Lloyd Lee Meyerholz
    >2. Doris A. Meyerholz
    Last Modified  21 Jan 2014 
    Family ID  F4224  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S1981] Meyerholz, Frank "Paul" - Obituary, (originally published in the online edition of The Hawk Eye, Monday, June 15, 1998; Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa) (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S1635] Meyerholz, Viola Mae (Adamson) - Obituary, (originally published in The Wapello Republican, May 15, 2003; Wapello, Louisa County, Iowa) (Reliability: 4).

    3. [S776] Social Security Death Index (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S26] Iowa Marriages, 1851-1900 (ancestry.com) (Reliability: 4).