Virginia Obergoenner

Tuesday, March 24, 2009

ST. LOUIS — Virginia R. "Ginny" Obergoenner, 82, of St. Louis died Saturday, March 21, 2009.

She was born May 7, 1926, in Vandalia, Ill., daughter of Harold Thomas and Hazel Lawson Emerick. She married Vernon R. Obergoenner. He preceded her in death.

She was a longtime member of Grace Lutheran Chapel and Lutheran Church of Webster Gardens.

Survivors include two daughters, Sandy Meyr of St. Louis, Janice Obergoenner of Jackson; a son, Donald Obergoenner of Cape Girardeau; a sister, Phyllis Bolle of Fenton, Mo.; and four grandchildren, Sara and Eric Meyr, Todd and Clay Obergoenner.

Visitation is from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at John L. Ziegenhein and Sons, South County, St. Louis.

The funeral is at 10 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Interment will be in Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Alzheimer's Association or Lutheran Church of Webster Gardens Stained Glass Fund.