Elaine Elbe Strehlow .
January 27, 2012
Green Bay Press-Gazette .
Strehlow (1927 - 2012)
Virginia Elaine Strehlow, 84, Suring, passed away on Wednesday, Jan.
2012. She was born in Sheboygan, on April 28, 1927, to the late Edmund
Linda (Kitzman) Elbe. Virginia Elbe married Llewyllen Strehlow on July
1947, at St. John's Lutheran Church in Gillett. Lew preceded her in
Sept. 6, 2008. Virginia enjoyed traveling and loved the mountains. She
loved chocolate covered cherries and going to church. She drove school
for the Suring School District for many years.
Virginia is survived by her three children, Gloria (Alfred) Pyatskowit,
Shawano; Steven, Suring; Carol, Grafton; her daughter-in-law, Shelby,
Florida; 10 grandchildren, Joel, Jonathan, Jeremy, Joshua Pyatskowit,
Paul, Seth Strehlow, Brittney, Brandon, Lacey Strehlow; nine
great-grandchildren. She is further survived by her sister, Audrey
Gallagher; her brother, Wallace (Charlotte) Elbe; three
Gaylord "Bub", Marvin "Pete" (Clara), Curtis (Audrey) Strehlow; three
sisters-in-law, Betty "Poots" (Norman) Saffran, Fern (John) Cramer, Fay
(Tom) Stache; her brother-in-law, Tom Dhein. Virginia is further
many nieces, nephews, other relatives and special friends.
Virginia was preceded in death by her parents, Edmund and Linda Elbe;
husband, Lew; her son, Randall; her sister, Barbara Frazer; her
sister-in-law, Helen Elbe; her brother-in-law, Chum Yakel. She was also
preceded in death by Roland "Park" and Helen Strehlow, Beulah Lazansky,
Dhein and Melanie Strehlow.
According to her wishes, no formal services are planned. There will be
private graveside service in Spring at Pleasant Hill Cemetery.
Online condolences can be expressed at www.gruetzmacherfuneralhome.com
The family would like to extend a special thank you to the Maple View
at Maple Lane for the excellent care given to Virginia.
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