Virginia L. Putz

Virginia Louise Putz, 89, passed away on September 19, 2018 at Hospice Home of Hope. She was born on May 4, 1929 to Arthur and Louise (Flitcroft) Schaeve in Fond du Lac. Virginia married Lloyd E. Putz on July 10, 1948 in Fond du Lac. Lloyd preceded Virginia in death on July 27, 1996.

Virginia enjoyed trips with Lloyd to South Dakota and Las Vegas before his death. She especially looked forward to going out to eat with her family and friends. Virginia loved to reminisce about her childhood, raising her children, telling the grandchildren all the stories about shenanigans their parents pulled. She devoted her life to her children and grandchildren.

Virginia is survived by five children, Sandy (Bob) Buell, Dick (Bev) Putz, Sue Hoaglin, Lynn (Ed) Miller and Bruce (Lisa) Putz; ten grandchildren and ten great grandchildren. She is further survived by one sister, Patricia Reitz, brother, Butch Schaeve, sister-in-law, Jan Schaeve, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Lloyd and her son, Steve, brother, Jim Schaeve and son-in-law, Jim Hoaglin.

Visitation: Virginia’s family will greet relatives and friends at Zacherl Funeral Home, 875 E. Division St., Fond du Lac, on Saturday, September 22nd, 2018 from 11:00 AM to 12:45 PM.

Service: A funeral service will be celebrated after visitation on Saturday at 1:00 PM. Burial will take place at St. Charles Cemetery.

Virginia’s family thanks the staff of St. Francis Home and Hospice Home of Hope for being so good to their mother.

Online condolences can be shared at