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Virginia Rasmussen

March 22, 1930 September 30, 2010
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Virginia \"Ginni\" L. Rasmussen, 80, of Oconto, died September 30, 2010 at Bellin Hospital in Green Bay. Ginni was born on March 22, 1930 in Oconto to Rolland and Lucille Behnke. She married Ralph Rasmussen, Jr. on July 31, 1970. Ginni was a lifetime resident of Oconto and enjoyed living on the river and all that it offered.

Ginni is survived by her loving husband, Ralph; two sons, Kimm DeWitt (fianc Angie) of Green Bay, Terry (Patti) DeWitt of Fitchburg; five grandchildren, Tom, Tim, Kerry (Carin), Kory and Shaunah DeWitt; sister, Donna Barribeau, and brothers Carliss (Glenda) Behnke, Sheridan Behnke, Jay (Linda) Behnke and brother-in-law, Vernon Wiedenhaft. She was preceded in death by her father, Rolland and mother, Lucille, sisters Bonnie Behnke, Marilyn Trepanier, Shirleen Wiedenhaft, brothers Dean and Roger Behnke, and father-in-law and mother-in-law, Ralph Sr. and Myrtle Rasmussen.

The family will receive relatives and friends at the Gallagher Funeral Home, Oconto, from 9 to 11 AM Saturday, October 2, 2010. Memorial services will be conducted 11 AM Saturday at the funeral home with the Rev. Dave Hatch officiating. On line condolences may be expressed at

In lieu of other expressions of sympathy, a memorial fund has been established at the funeral home in her memory.

A special thanks to the doctors, nurses and staff at Bellin Hospital, Oconto Hospital and Medical Center staff and Oconto Fire & Rescue for the wonderful care given to Ginni.

9 AM to 11AM at Gallagher Funeral Home & Cremation Service 217 Congress St. Oconto, WI 54153 on October 2, 2010 (map/driving directions)

11 AM at Gallagher Funeral Home & Cremation Service 217 Congress St. Oconto, WI 54153 on October 2, 2010 (map/driving directions)

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