Date of BirthMay 18, 1921

Virginia A. Zellner Obituary

Date of BirthMay 18, 1921

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Date of PassingMay 02, 2017

Virginia A. Zellner Obituary

from riverside, Wisconsin, United States

Date of BirthMay 18, 1921

Virginia A. Zellner Obituary

Date of BirthMay 18, 1921

513 Views

Date of PassingMay 02, 2017

Virginia A. Zellner Obituary

from riverside, Wisconsin, United States


Zellner, Virginia A. "Ginny"Virginia Anna "Ginny" Zellner, age 95, passed away on May 2, 2017 at Oakwood Manor in Oshkosh. Virginia was born on May 18, 1921 in Town of Lima, Wisconsin. She was the second daughter of Ida Boland and Joseph Miley. Virginia graduated from Sheboygan Central High School. On August 27, 1942. Virginia graduated from Mercy School of Nursing and on January 20, 1943 she enlisted in the US Army and was a Lieutenant Army Nurse. She was stationed in March Field, Riverside, California, Fort Sill, Layon, Oklahoma, Phillipines, New Guinea and Australia. She was in the Army for 39 months and was honorably discharged in April of 1946 from Fort Sheridan in Illinois. She was a private duty nurse and worked as a nurse at Mercy Medical Center until her retirement in 1982. On June 15, 1946 she married Raymond Edward Zellner at St. Peter's Catholic Parsonage in Oshkosh. After her retirement Virginia and Ray spent their winters in Haines City, Florida. She greatly enjoyed golfing, knitting, playing cards, the Packers and spending time with her family and friends. Virginia is survived by and her memory will be cherished by four sons and their spouses, Steven (Connie) Zellner , James (Sheree) Zellner, William (Darlene) Zellner and Robert (Jeanne) Zellner; she is also survived by her daughter-in-law, Pamela Gumz; seven grandchildren and twelve great-grandchildren; a sister-in-law, Jeanne Zellner; nieces, nephews, other relatives and many dear friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, Ida and Joseph; her sister Loella Reed; her husband, Raymond; a son, Thomas R. Zellner and a grandson, Jonathan Zellner. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated for Ginny on Monday, May 8, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. in Most Blessed Sacrament Parish, St. Mary's Catholic Church, the corner of Monroe and Merritt Streets in Oshkosh. The Rev. James Jugenheimer as celebrant. Entombment will be in Lake View Memorial Park. A time of visitation will be held at the church on Monday from 9:00 a.m. until the time of Mass. In lieu of flowers a memorial fund will be established. The family would like to thank the staff of Oakwood Manor and Heartland Hospice for care extended to Virginia.

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