In Memory of Viona Steger


11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Thursday May 30, 2019
Joy Lutheran Church
1435 St. Croix Street
Prescott WI, 54021

Funeral Service

1:00 pm
Thursday May 30, 2019
Joy Lutheran Church
1435 St. Croix Street
Prescott WI, 54021

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Viona Jayne Steger, 8 weeks old, precious and beloved baby girl of Jenna and Chad Steger, of Prescott, WI, entered God’s loving arms, from the sweet embrace of her family at her home, on May 26, 2019. Viona Jayne was born March 30, 2019 at the Hudson Hospital in Hudson, WI. She was welcomed with much love, joy, and anticipation by her parents, and big sister, Liivi. Although Viona’s time on earth was brief, she was loved tremendously, always in the embrace of her family, while her sweetness touched the hearts of everyone around her.

Viona Jayne is forever loved by her parents, Jenna and Chad Steger; her big sister, Liivi; paternal grandparents, Paul and Dayna (Severson) Steger of Prescott; maternal grandmother, Jayne (Tyykila) Tuura and her partner Marvin Kittelson of Oulu, WI; paternal great-grandparents, Virgie Severson, and Joan and Norbert Steger; maternal great-grandparents, Richard and Barbara Tuura; uncles, Brock and Trevor Steger; aunts, Tabitha Steger and Leena Tuura; and sweet cousin, Aija Frostman. Viona joins in Heaven her maternal grandfather, Dale Tuura; and maternal great-grandparents, Verner and Laura Tyykila and paternal great-grandfather Merle Severson.

A Funeral Service for this Sweet Angel will take place 1:00 PM Thursday, May 30, 2019 at Joy Lutheran Church, 1435 St. Croix St., Prescott, with Pastor Scott Stai officiating. A Visitation will be held from 11:00 AM until the start of the service at the church.

Funeral services are entrusted in the care of the O’Connell-Benedict Family Funeral Home of Prescott (715) 262-5404.

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  • Im so sorry jenna i know its a very difficult thing to go thru. My prayers are with all of u.

  • Jenna, Chad and Livie,
    My heart aches for your family.
    I wish you all the comfort of Gods love.
    Keeping you in my prayers.

  • I am so sorry to learn of your loss.
    My condolenses to your family.
    I cant imagine what youre going through.
    May God give you strength and comfort.

  • A life need not be long to be meaningful. I’m sure this precious little one will leave memories in your heart forever. My condolence to you both, may God’s love and strength be with you and comfort you.

  • There are no words to express how sorry I am about Viona. Such a sweet baby. I pray for your strength to get through this difficult time. My deepest sympathies.

    Carol and Steve Dorn

  • So sorry for your loss. So hard to lose a little one. Have felt this pain as a Grandma. Can’t imagine the pain as a parent. Trust in God and lean on those around you that love you.

  • I am so sorry for the loss of your sweet Viona. The precious impact she had on you all during her short time here on earth will last a lifetime. Sending thoughts of love, strength and peace knowing that she now rests in the arms of God.

  • My heart breaks for your whole family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you as you grieve the loss of your baby girl, Viona. Hugs and love…Bonnie and Paul Hotchkiss

  • I am so sorry to hear of your lose, no words can describe
    How much you must be hurting. Thinking for you all in my thoughts
    And prays up here in Canada
    Erin Caley

  • Chad, Jenna and Liivi, our hearts are breaking with sorrow for you and your family. Your little angel is at peace after such a valiant battle for her life. Our sincere condolences for your loss of your beautiful little girl. With lots of love from your Canadian family, the Janssen’s.

  • Frank and I are so very sorry for your loss. What a precious little girl you had. No words can make it better, just know that we are thinking of you.

  • My heart goes out to you. I am so sorry for your loss. She was a beautiful baby. Thoughts and prayers to you. RIP Viona

  • Chad, Jenna, Liivi and Family—

    Our deepest, deepest sympathy to you all. Our hearts break and our tears fall for Sweet Baby Viona. Though her time with you was brief, there is no doubt she could sense the love that surrounded her. If there is anything needed, please do reach out. We’re thinking of you all, always.

    The Sandes

  • Our thoughts and prayers are with you as you grieve the loss of this sweet little angel.

  • Our sympathy to all of you. Keeping you in our thoughts and prayers. With love, Howard and Jean

  • Jenna, Chad, and Liivi:
    Our hearts reach out to you. May Viona rest peacefully in the hands of the Lord, knowing that you provided her with a bounty of love in her time here. We are praying for you all. The Budworths.

  • I never had the pleasure of meeting Viona but she sure was beautiful. My heart is broken for your family. Thinking about you at your time of loss. Youve got a beautiful angel baby watching over you. ????

  • Your little angel rests peacefully and warmly in God’s hands and will watch over all of you from above. I am so sorry for the loss of this precious little girl…warm thoughts to all of her loving family.

  • My heart is feeling so many different thinks for you all. Viona will forever be in your hearts. Take time to feel all the emotions you need to feel when you need to feel them. My utmost sympathies to you as you grieve. With love, the Boles family Jeremy, Roxan, James, John and Jaxon

  • My deepest condolences. May your sweet angel rest peacefully. My heart hurts for your family. May God surround you all with peace and healing.