Virginia G. Cralley, 91
April 29, 1926 — Nov. 15, 2017

Virginia G. Cralley, of Cedarburg, passed away on Nov. 15, 2017, at Anita’s Gardens in Grafton, at the age of 91 years.

Virginia was born on April 29, 1926, in Milwaukee, the daughter of the late Ladislaus and the late Clara (nee Leszczynski) Polenz. She was later united in marriage to Howard Cralley on April 26, 1947, in Milwaukee; together their marriage was blessed with three children, Dennis, Cindy and Bill.

Virginia was a longtime active member at First Immanuel Lutheran Church, serving on the Ladies Aid, and was also a charter member of the Cedarburg Ladies Auxiliary Post #288. Virginia worked as a waitress for Club Forest for many years, and also worked at Mee-Kwon Golf Course in the restaurant, as well as Grand-Dad’s Bakery, in Cedarburg. Although Virginia was very active, her true love was baking for her family and enjoying their camaraderie any chance she could get. She will be greatly missed by anyone who knew her and loved her.

Virginia is survived by her children, Cynthia (Michael) Curley and William (Diane) Cralley; daughter-in-law, Jackie Cralley; grandchildren, Sean (Patty), Danielle (fiancé Zack) and Alexis; and great-grandchildren, Dylan, Ryah, Trenan and Brayden. She is further survived by many other relatives and friends.

Virginia was preceded in death by her husband, Howard L. Cralley, and her son, Dennis Cralley.

A Funeral Service was held on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, 1 p.m. at the Mueller Funeral Home & Crematory, in Cedarburg. A visitation was held prior to the funeral service. Rev. Tim Seban of First Immanuel Lutheran Church conducted the services. Virginia was laid to rest next to her beloved husband, Howard, at Zur Ruhe Cemetery in Cedarburg. Memorials of your choice are appreciated. Please visit to view the Virginia G. Cralley video tribute or to send any online condolences to the Cralley family.