Marian (Maisie) Villhauer, 87, passed on to eternal life on Feb. 2, 2014, with her family by her bedside at the Oaknoll Health Care Center. Funeral Mass was celebrated Feb. 7 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, with Father John Spiegel officiating. Memorial contributions may be directed to The Alzheimer’s Association.
Maisie was born on Dec. 17, 1926, the daughter of Albert and Lucy (Kaplan) Stockman. She grew up in Oxford and graduated from St. Mary’s High School in Iowa City. On June 4, 1947, she married David Villhauer. Maisie worked at various jobs including Sheller-Globe, Killian’s Beauty Salon and First National Bank.
Survivors include her eight children: Steve (Niki) Villhauer of Iowa City, Dale (Jean) Villhauer of Tomah, Wis., Shirley (John) Bothell of West Liberty, Marsha Anderson of Iowa City, Karen Michalec of Cedar Rapids, Keith (Kim) Villhauer of North Liberty, Jan (Bill) Robertson of West Branch, and Julie (John) Strabala of Riverside; a brother John (Florence) Stockman of Iowa City, 19 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; brother-in-law Donald (Marcia) Villhauer of Tipton, sisters-in-law: Joan Hummer of Oxford, and Dorothy Villhauer and Mary Villhauer both of Iowa City; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Maisie was preceded in death by her husband David, parents, six brothers, four sisters, and several brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews and cousins. Online condolences may be left for the family at www.lensingfuneral.com .