Virginia Croka

Recitation of the Rosary for Virginia Croka, 95 will be at 8:00 PM Wednesday August 15, 2018 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:00 AM Thursday August 16, 2018 at St. Joseph’s officiated by Rev. Ed Menasco. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery under the direction of Cordry- Gritz Funeral Home. At the family’s request the casket will remain closed. Virginia was born at Hennessey on November 6, 1922 to John and Anna Iven Walterscheidt and died Wednesday August 8, 2018 at her home. Virginia married Duane Croka in Stillwater on January 15, 1944. She was a member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church and St. Joseph’s Altar Society. Virginia is survived by one daughter Diane Neeland and husband Kenneth of Bison; one son Mark Croka of Dover; four grandchildren Karen Swart and husband Richard, Kent Neeland and wife Kizzi, Kaci Tarrant and husband Lonnie, Lindsey Brown and husband Justin; three great-grandchildren Abby Swart, Lane Brown and Lilie Brown. She was preceded in death by her husband Duane in 2005; one daughter-in-law Robin Croka in 2001; one brother Ed Walterscheidt, and one sister Beatrice Lee. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to St. Joseph’s Altar Society of Hennessey or St. Joseph’s Altar Society of Bison with the funeral home serving as custodian of the funds.


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