Virginia R. Merten, 86

Virginia R. Merten (Drollinger), 86, of West Bend, formerly of Menomonee Falls, went home to the Lord Monday, Jan. 12, 2009.

Beloved wife of the late William. Loving mother of Ron (Carol), Dick, Jim, Mary (Dave) Jenkins and Julie (R.J.) Kahn. Proud grandma of nine and great-grandma of three. Sister of Eunice Wiest. Sister-in-law of Marge Pett and Ann Drollinger.

Further survived by other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be held at noon Saturday at the funeral home, Schmidt & Bartelt, A.A. Schmidt & Sons, Funeral and Cremation Services, N84 W17937 Menomonee Ave., Menomonee Falls; 262-251-3630. www.schmidtandbartelt.com.

Private burial to follow at Wisconsin Memorial Park.

Visitation from 10 a.m. until time of service.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to VCY Ministries or the Alzheimer’s Association.