Velma A. Swoboda, 89 , of Washington, passed away on November 24, 2020. Mrs. Swoboda, daughter of the late Leo Volkerding and his wife Ellen NEE Duebbert, was born December 26, 1930 in Treloar. She received her education from Washington High School. On May 6, 1950, she was united in marriage to Louis N. Swoboda at St. Ignatius Church in Concord Hill.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Louis N. Swoboda, and two children, James E. Swoboda and Mary A. Hillerman.
Among her survivors are eleven children, Alexis Swoboda, Ramona Dunlap, Paula Fox, Rose Hanneken, Joseph Swoboda, Martin Swoboda, Margaret Swoboda, Ernest Swoboda, Leo Swoboda, Theodore Swoboda, and Catherine Cuttler; grandchildren, great-grandchildren, other relatives and many friends.
A visitation will be held on Friday, December 4, 2020 from 4-7 P.M. at Nieburg-Vitt, Miller Funeral Home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, December 5, 2020 at 11 A.M. at St. Francis Borgia Church, with interment in the church cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to the School Sisters of Notre Dame.
Arrangements in care of Nieburg-Vitt, Miller Funeral Home, Washington.