Virginia D. Podolske, 73 of Watertown, died on Thursday, October 6, 2016 at her home.

Virginia was born on July 24, 1943 in Watertown, WI, the daughter of Edward and Ethel (Kopp) Podolske. She is a 1961 graduate of Watertown High School and worked at Karma Corp. and Piggly Wiggly, both of Watertown, for a number of years.

Virginia was an artist. She was a talented painter and enjoyed drawing. She often spent time working puzzles and bowling. She loved to cook and was a better baker! She was a quiet person with a sweet demeanor and her children loved her dearly. She was a patient woman who was easy to get along with. She had a good heart, cherished time with family, and will be deeply missed.

Virginia is survived by: her Children David Rosenow, Michael (Kim Ignarski) Rosenow, Jaime (William Caudle) Gwidt; Grandchildren Brandon, David Jr., Jessica, Karissa, Kaylin, Riley, Colton, Austin, Ally, and Olivia; Great-Granddaughter Kali; Brother Michael Podolske. She is also survived by a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She is preceded in death by: her parents, Brother Tom, Sisters Jeananne in infancy, and Kathleen in early childhood.

The family would like to express a sincere and heartfelt thank you to Kim Ignarski and the staff of Marquardt Home Health and Hospice for their dedicated and loving care.