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“We just learned of Virginia's passing. Our sympathies to Buddy and family. Virginia was a lovely , creative person and good neighbor. ”
1 of 13 | Posted by: Bill and Jean Damm - Pardeeville, WI

“We just learned of Virginia's passing. Our sympathies to Buddy and the family. Virginia was a good neighbor, a beautiful person. ”
2 of 13 | Posted by: Bill and Jean Damm - Pardeeville, WI

“Sorry to hear about the passing of Virginia, our thoughts are with you ”
3 of 13 | Posted by: Tom and Denise Cooper - Columbus, WI

“Aunt Virginia was talented, beautiful, loving and funny. She took a great interest in us as we were growing up, and we all loved and admired her. I...Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Linda Noel - Naples, FL - family

“Virginia was a very special member of my "bowling family" for years and I enjoyed having her travel with me to several WIBC National Tournaments. ...Read More »
5 of 13 | Posted by: Shirley Hoffman - Columbus, WI

“Our Deepest Sympathies to the Family Thinking about you All Your Mom was the Best..She'll be sadly MISSED. R.I.P Virginia. Till we meet again..Love...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Cheryl Hoffman - Columbus, WI

“She was a wonderful loving person. Will be missed by all who knew her. My condolences to her family and loved ones. ”
7 of 13 | Posted by: Charlie Stroede - Madison, WI

“May God's Grace surround you all during this difficult time. ”
8 of 13 | Posted by: Kirsten Kaufmann (Fuller) - MN


9 of 13 | Posted by: Kirsten Kaufmann (Fuller) - MN

“Virginia was a wonderful neighbor as i was growing up. Will be sorely missed ”
10 of 13 | Posted by: Melanie Dynes - Columbus, WI

“So sad to hear of Virginia's passing. I will always remember her as the loving, friendly, sassy lady she was! My deepest condolences to all her...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: Melissa Geib - Sun Prairie, WI

“Sending our love and sincere sympathy. ”
12 of 13 | Posted by: Kathy Kinney - Spring Green, WI

“Due to work i am unable to give my condolences in person! They go out to the whole Ott family! You are all in my thoughts and prayers! ”
13 of 13 | Posted by: Dave "Ed" Pavloski - Juneau, WI


Virginia L. Ott, age 78, passed away on Friday, January 20, 2017 at Larson House in Columbus. She was born on November 14, 1938 to Valerius and Georgia (Stang) Stroede in Madison. She married Wilmer "Bud" Ott on June 27, 1959 at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in East Bristol.
Throughout her life Virginia enjoyed many hobbies. She was exceptionally creative and loved drawing, painting and sewing. Bowling was something she looked forward to weekly while she was able. Virginia was someone who fiercely loved her family and living life to the fullest, from Sunday softball games, family dinners, croquet, fishing, card games and dancing with her kids to her 45's. She was quite a women and she will be greatly missed.
She is survived by her husband Bud; children, Jennifer Squires, Laurie (Darryl) Link, Cynthia Ott (Loren Glasbrenner), Amy (David) Link, Joe (Lisa) Ott, Dan (Jean) Ott; grandchildren, Chris Coughlin, Caitlin Coughlin (Niels Peterson), Eric (Abigail) Coughlin, Matthew and Joshua Link, Ryan and Adam Link, Emma and Riley Severson, Samuel, Daniel, Chase, and Tyler Ott, Kiersten and Hayden Ott; step-grandchildren, Jason Squires, Tara (Todd) Dobberfuhl, Olivia and Natalie Severson; five great-grandchildren; brothers Tom and Michael Stroede; special friends Kay and Judy; and many other family members and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; son Christopher; her in-laws Leo and Louisa Ott; brothers Eugene, George and Bob; a sister Audrey Hurd; her son-in-law Gary Squires.
A Memorial Service will be held on Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at Tuschen-Newcomer Funeral Home, 302 Columbus St., in Sun Prairie, Chaplain Dennis Richard will preside. Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service Wednesday at the Funeral Home.
Virginia's family would like extend a special thank you to the Larson House of Columbus and Hillside Hospice for their care of Virginia and support of her family.

Tuschen-Newcomer Funeral Home
Sun Prairie, WI 608-837-5400
www.newcomerfh.com