Viola R. Wilson

April 5, 1957 ~ May 19, 2019 (age 62)


Viola Rene` Wilson, 62, of Terre Haute passed away at her residence on Sunday, May 19, 2019.  She was born April 5, 1957 in Indianapolis to Emerson V. Tripp and Francis M. Wilson Tripp.  Viola loved to crochet, drink Coca-Cola, and put pepper on everything.   She was famous for her potato corn soup and cheeseburger pie.  Most of all she loved spending time with her daughter, daughter-in-law, and grandpups.

Viola is survived by her daughter Allison Klein (Amber), sisters;  Beverly Roosberry (James), Brenda Callahan (Eric), Vivian Tripp Trielke (John), and Marie Tripp Cardon (Bill), and her two furry grandbabies Samson and Rowyn.

She is preceded in death by her parents.

Samaritan Funeral Home was entrusted with arrangements.  A Celebration of Life is being planned.  In lieu of flowers donations may be made in honor of Viola to Riley Children’s Hospital.  Online condolences may be made to

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