Virginia A. Boxhorn

Dec. 4, 1919 - Feb. 17, 2006

Virginia A. (nee Lex) Boxhorn died peacefully Friday, Feb. 17, 2006, at age 86. She was born Dec. 4, 1919, in Milwaukee, the daughter of Frank J. and Martha (nee Wolf) Lex.

Virginia graduated from Marquette University in 1942 and worked as a medical technologist at Wood veterans hospital. She was a proud member of Mensa.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, George C. Boxhorn, whom she married in Milwaukee on March 6, 1944. She is further preceded in death by her brother, Robert Lex.

She is survived by her children, George R. (Taurey) Boxhorn of Elm Grove and John F. (Dorothy) Boxhorn of Mukwonago, and four grandchildren, Jennifer, Chrissy, Sarah and Rebecca. She is also survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. memorial Mass on Saturday, Feb. 25, at San Camillo Chapel, 10200 W. Bluemound Road. Private interment will be held at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Elm Grove.

Memorials are requested to the charity of your choice.

Schmidt & Bartelt Funeral and Cremation Services of Wauwatosa, (414) 774-5010, is serving the family.