Virginia Maxine Wiese, 91, of Toledo, passed away Monday, Dec.16, 2013, at Carrington Place of Toledo under the care of Iowa Hospice. Funeral Services will be held Saturday, Dec. 21, at 10 a.m. at Kruse-Phillips Funeral Home with Rev. Dewey Grimes officiating. Interment will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery in Toledo. Visitation will be held Friday, Dec. 20, from 5-7 p.m. at Kruse-Phillips Funeral Home in Tama.
Virginia was born on Sept. 18, 1922, in Imperial Valley, Calif., the daughter of Joseph and Rose (Kucera) Dostal.
On June 12, 1940, she was united in marriage to Gilvan Franklin Wiese in Marshalltown. Virginia was employed at the State Juvenile Home in Toledo for many years. She was a former member of the Oak Ridge Homemakers Club.
Virginia Maxine Wiese
Virginia was a fun loving, energetic lady. She especially loved polka dancing, traveling all over the Midwest to polka dances. She also enjoyed playing cards.
Survivors include her daughter, Sandy (Ron) Fowler of Chelsea; her daughter-in-law, Rose Ann Wiese of Toledo; seven grandchildren, Mark, Rod, and Gary Fowler, Doug, David, Dara and Dirk Wiese; and nine great-grandchildren.
Preceding her in death were her parents; her husband, Gilvan on March 6, 1998; her son, Roger Wiese on Oct. 12, 2003; her brother, Bob Dostal; her granddaughter-in-law, Diane Fowler; and four infant siblings.
A memorial fund has been established.