Virginia D. Stecker(1918 - 2011)

Stecker, Virginia D.

Virginia D. Stecker, age 92 of Garrow Villa in Brillion, died on Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2011, at Calumet Medical Center in Chilton.

She was born on December 7, 1918 in the town of Chilton, daughter of the late Albert & Ida (Reichwald) Pilling. She married Norman Stecker on November 23, 1937 at Ebenezer United Church of Christ in Chilton. Virginia worked with her husband in cheese factories in the Reedsville and Rantoul areas. She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Rantoul. Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law; Audrey & E.J. "Boobie" Buboltz of Brillion, 3 grandchildren Denise Buboltz of Dallas, TX, Kurt (Kim) Buboltz of Brillion, Jeff (Nicki) Buboltz of DePere, 5 great grandchildren; Jessica (A.J.) Drumm, Jacquelyn Buboltz, Jacob, Caleb, and Rebecca Buboltz, a great great granddaughter Aubrey Drumm, brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law; James Scholz of Chilton, Wilmer "Butch" Stecker of Chilton, David (Myrtle) Stecker of Brillion and Marie Stecker of Kaukauna. Virginia was preceded in death by her husband Norman on January 26, 2008, a brother Victor Pilling, sisters and brothers-in-law; Vivian (John) Pagel, Pearl (Harold) Schwalenberg, and Eunice Scholz.

Funeral service will be held on Saturday August 20, 2011, at 11:00 a.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in Rantoul. The Rev. Timothy Benninghoff will officiate. Burial will be in Trinity Lutheran Cemetery. Friends may call at the church on Saturday from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service.

The Wieting Funeral Home in Brillion is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be made at

Funeral Home

215 SOUTH MAIN Brillion, WI 54110
(920) 756-2102

Published in Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter on Aug. 18, 2011