Virginia “Ginny” Steuber
Virginia “Ginny” Steuber, 97, of Crosslake, died Tuesday, May 7, 2013, at Golden Horizons in Crosslake, Minn. Services for Ginny were held on Saturday, May 11, 2013, at 11 a.m. at Mission of the Cross Lutheran Church in Crosslake. Visitation was Friday, May 10, 2013, from 4-7 p.m. at the Brenny Funeral Chapel in Crosslake and one hour prior to services at the church on Saturday. Interment was at Oak Knoll Cemetery in Princeton on Saturday, May 11, 2013, at 3:30 p.m.
Virginia was born July 26, 1915, in Princeton, Minn., to George and Caroline (Westblade) Weisbrod. Ginny graduated from Princeton High School in 1933 before receiving her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Minnesota in 1946. She received her Master’s Degree from Bemidji State University in 1974. Ginny drove the Red Cross Club Mobile throughout Europe during World War II, including the Battle Of The Bulge and the Forest of Aachen. Ginny was an elementary teacher at country schools at Pequot Lakes, Minn.; Austin, Minn.; and Des Moines, Iowa. Ginny also was a teacher for Robbinsdale School District No. 281 from 1957 until her retirement in 1983. She was an avid swimmer and cross-country skier. Ginny was an active member of AAUW.
Ginny will be sadly missed by her children, Betsy (Tony) Del Vecchio of Chadds Ford, Pa., George (Patricia) Steuber of Phenix City, Ala., and Carrie (Richard Rostad) Ruud of Breezy Point, Minn.; grandchildren, Brian, Sarah, Anthony, William, Jon, RJ Ruud and Adam Ruud; and 10 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, George and Caroline; husband of 66 years, William George Steuber; daughter, Virginia (Ginger) Steuber; sister, Lucille Oliver; and brothers, Charles, Louis, Robert and Frank Weisbrod.
Memorials are preferred to Mission of the Cross Lutheran Church in Crosslake.
Please visit www.brenny.com to leave a message of comfort and support for Ginny’s family.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Brenny Funeral Chapel in Crosslake.