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Virginia Mae Kraska

December 10, 1923 - February 10, 2018

Service Date: February 14, 2018

Virginia Mae Kraska, 94, of Saint Louis, Missouri, formally of Belleville, IL born Monday, December 10, 1923, in East Saint Louis, IL, passed away Saturday, February 10, 2018 surrounded by her family.

Virginia was a very special woman in so many ways. She was a beautiful person and her genuine kindness was one of her greatest attributes.  She was truly brave and strong with a tireless spirit. She loved and supported her children unconditionally.  She was our dearest friend, our much needed confidant, our wise counselor, our fearless guide, and most importantly our loving mother and grandmother.  We will miss her beyond words, but she will keep us strong by occupying the most precious place in our hearts.

She was preceded in death by her:

  • Brothers:
    • Leo R. Lett,
    • John Joseph Lett
  • Sister: Rita Sweet

Surviving are her:

  • Sons:
    • Francis J Stoltz Jr. of Belleville, IL
    • Robert C. (Rebecca) Stoltz of Smithton, IL
    • Thomas (Susan) Kraska of Saint Louis, MO
  • Daughters:
    • Linda (David) Apted of St. Louis, MO
    • Teresa (Christopher) DeWitt of Williamsburg, VA
  • 8 Grandchildren
  • 5 Great Grandchildren

Memorials: Blessed Sacrament Parish, Belleville, IL

Funeral:  Private Family Services will be held.