Virginia Ruth Gosa (nee Postle)


April 22, 1926 - Jan. 3, 2013



Virginia Ruth Gosa (nee Postle) of Waukesha found eternal peace Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013, at the age of 86.


She was the loving wife and best friend for 62 years to Eugene “Clayton” Gosa; dearest mother of John (Wanda), Janice (Ron) Beeck, Gary (Barb), Steven (Mary) and Richard (Kathy); grandmother of Nathan, Jason, Kevin (Laura), Kelly (Malcolm), Randy, Katie (Carl), Scot, Brad and Shannon (Jacob); and great-grandmother of Linus, Kasper, Madison and Logan. She is also survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.


Virginia was preceded in death by her husband, Eugene “Clayton”; her parents, Raymond and Marie Postle; and sister, Gladys Bonniwell.


Virginia thoroughly enjoyed working at the Waukesha Public Library and in lieu of flowers, memorials in Virginia’s name are appreciated to the Waukesha Public Library, Public Art Fund.


A memorial visitation will be held from noon until the 1:30 p.m. memorial service Monday, Jan. 28, at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 380 Bluemound Road (at highways J and JJ, four blocks south of Interstate 94), Waukesha. Private entombment will be at St. Joseph Cemetery, Waukesha. 

Church and Chapel Rudolph-Larsen Bros. Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 549-0659 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.