Virginia H. Bechard, age 69, of Clintonville, passed away peacefully on Thursday morning, April 21, 2011, at her home.
Virginia was born on August 2, 1941, in Plymouth, WI; a daughter of Nelda (Kuhlow) Kaestner and the late Earl Kaestner. On September 12, 1964, she was united in marriage to Daniel Bechard at St John Lutheran Church in Plymouth. Virginia had been happily employed at the library in Clintonville for several years. A job that she truly enjoyed. She is a member of St James Lutheran Church in Shawano.
She is survived by her husband-Dan Bechard of Clintonville;Her children-Jeffrey (Laura) Bechard of Green Bay; Jolene (Tim) Van Beek of Clintonville;
Four Grandchildren-Max Bechard; Drew, Ryan and Nicholas Van Beek.
Her Mother-Nelda Kaestner of Plymouth, WI.
Two sisters-Sandra (Ronnie) Fenner and Diane (Terry) Kaestner-Provencher, Both of Plymouth. Several nieces and nephews. A memorial service for Virginia Bechard will be held on Saturday, April 30, 2011, at 11 A.M., at St James Lutheran Church of Shawano. Pastor Fred Zimmermann will officiate. The family will receive relatives and friends at the church on Saturday from 10 am until the hour of service.
The family would like to express their gratitude to Heartland Home Care and Hospice for the outstanding care that Virginia was provided.
Schroeder-Mickelson Funeral Service of Shawano is in charge of the service arrangements.