Virginia Dolezal

Virginia Kaspar Dolezal, 93, passed away December 21st, 2011 at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. 

Virginia was born March 11, 1918 in Wilson, KS the daughter of Georgia and Emil Kaspar.  She was a 1940 graduate of the University of Kansas School of Pharmacy.

She married Joseph F. Dolezal in 1940; they owned and operated the Zeman Pharmacy in Wilson, KS. After closing the pharmacy in the mid-1970s, she was a part-time pharmacist at several pharmacies in northeast Kansas before retiring in 1999.

She is survived by one son, Jeff and wife Linda Dolezal, Topeka, KS.; a daughter Marcia and husband David Wewers, Shawnee, KS.; three granddaughters: Megan Moran, New York, NY; Mandy Dolezal, Lawrence, KS; and Marcy Dolezal, also of Lawrence, KS; and her former daughter-in-law, Sandra Dolezal, Sunrise Beach MO.  

The family would like to express sincere thanks to the staff at Pioneer Ridge Health Center for their care of Virginia.

Graveside services will be at 11 AM Tuesday, December 27th at the Wilson City Cemetery, Wilson, KS.

Memorial contributions to First Presbyterian Church of Wilson, KS or KU Endowment Assn./School of Pharmacy – Virginia Dolezal Memorial.

8 Condolences

  1. Harold & Anita Wewers on December 22, 2011 at 7:56 pm

    Our condolences to all the family of Virginia. She will truly be missed.

  2. Dick & Susan Wewers on December 23, 2011 at 7:52 pm

    Marcia, our thoughts are with you. May you hold close all the wonderful memories, and good times, you shared with your Mom.

  3. Terry, Aileen and Adrianna Kaspar on December 25, 2011 at 3:30 pm

    Jeff, Marcia and entire Dolezal family: Our deep condolences on the passing of Aunt Virginia. She was a great lady and I’m sure will be missed.

  4. Richard L Pokorny MD on December 26, 2011 at 4:52 pm

    We remember our cousin and the visits our families had during the 1930’s, especially at Thanksgiving. Vivian and I always enjoyed visiting Virginia in Lawrence when we visited Kansas. Virginia visited us a coupled of times here in Spokane. Her notes and cards were always delightful.


  5. Kristin Dunn on December 26, 2011 at 6:38 pm

    My most sincere condolences to all of you in your time of mourning. Ms. Dolezal was a dominant part of my childhood. She will be greatly missed but never forgotten. God Bless.

  6. Sherry Soukup on December 27, 2011 at 11:39 am

    Marcia & Jeff: So sorry to hear about your mother. I remember her great cooking– especially the ham balls. Had a great time going to KC for RX convention with you. Glad that you had so much time with her but know you will miss her terribly. My sympathy to your family.

  7. Ken Audus (Dean KU Pharmacy) on December 28, 2011 at 3:48 pm

    On behalf of the KU School of Pharmacy, our deepest condolences to Virginia’s family. Our thoughts are with you all.

  8. Steven Bogart on December 31, 2011 at 3:49 pm

    Marcia & David, I am sorry for your loss, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this time of grief.
    Steve Bogart

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