Velma Irene Streiff (Parish)

Velma Irene Streiff (Parish)

Velma Irene (Parish) Streiff passed away January 28th, 2017, at Willowbrook Assisted Living in Stevens Point, WI. She was born June 5th, 1930 to Melvin and Hazel Parish. She graduated from the Avoca High School in 1948 and attended Madison Business College. There she met her husband Kenneth Streiff. She lived in Madison until moving to Stevens Point 4 years ago. She was active in her church and the Kayra organization. She was the director of the Playhouse day nursery and loved little children.

She is survived by her daughter, Lora (Joseph) Goode of Gresham, OR; sister, Jessica (Larry) Pauls of Stevens Point, WI; brother-in-law, Stan Holick of Ancaster, Ontario Canada; sister-in-law, Dianne Parish of Muscoda, WI; four grandchildren; eleven great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews and cousins.

Velma was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth; son, Douglas; her parents, Melvin and Hazel Parish; father and mother-in-law, Ray and Lottie Streiff; and brother, Ralph Parish.

A Funeral Service will be held at 11am on Saturday, February 4th, 2017 at WELLSPRING UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 5702 South Hill Dr, Madison, with Rev. Patrick Schultz presiding. Visitation will take place at the church from 10am until the time of service.

Memorials may be made, in Velma’s name, to the Wellspring United Methodist Church. To view and sign this guestbook, please visit:

Joyce-Ryan Funeral Home

& Cremation Services

5701 Odana Road