THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Virginia Mae Tackmier
Issue Date: March 15, 2019
Virginia Mae (Schonfeld) Tackmier, 90, passed away March 11, 2019 at Rennes Health Center in DePere, WI.
Born November 24, 1928, daughter of the late Carl and Leona (Ehlers) Schonfeld, she graduated from Peshtigo High School in 1946. Virginia married her best friend, Harold Tackmier on April 3, 1948 and he preceded her in death on February 6, 2002.
A life-long member of St. John's Lutheran Church in Grover, she was past member of the choir and Ladies Aid.
An avid Wisconsin Badger, Brewers and Packer fan, she was an established and talented seamstress, enjoyed knitting, crocheting, was well known in her family for baking the most delicious pies and had a special love for Cardinals.
Virginia is survived by 2 sons, David (Lynn) Tackmier of Savage, MN and Dean (fiancé, Jill) Tackmier of Green Bay; a daughter, Diane (Bruce) Urben of Pulaski; a daughter-in-law, Joan (Del) Hannon; Grandchildren, Karie (Cameron) Hamilton, Eric (Deb) Urben, Bryan (special friend, Kayla) Urben, Jeff (Rachel) Tackmier, Jennifer (Keith) Bauer, John (Kim) Tackmier and Shauna Tackmier; 13 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandchild. She is further survived by a sister-in-law, Lucille Schonfeld and very special nieces and nephews, always welcoming her as "Aunt Ginny".
Along with her parents and husband, Harold, she was preceded in death by a son, Dale and a brother, Russell Schonfeld.
Visitation will be held on Friday, March 15th at St. John's Lutheran Church in Grover from 9:00 am until time of services at 11:00 am with Pastor Dan Sargent officiating. Burial will be in St. John's Cemetery. Berth & Rosenthal Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.