She graduated from Academy of Our Lady/Spalding Institute in 1981 and Illinois Valley Central College in 2010. She worked in childhood development for most of her life. She was a director at the YMCA in Schaumburg, IVCC, and Summit Learning Academy in Lasalle. Virginia was an excellent teacher who always loved working with children. She was a member of Crossbridge Community Church (Peru Campus). She had many talents and was loved and admired by many.
Visitation will be at Crossbridge (Peru Campus) on Friday, Jan. 10, from 4-7 pm and will be immediately followed by a memorial service. Pastor Kevin Hancock and Rev. Marc Strand will officiate. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the family for their favorite charities. Burial will be at a later date." On line condolences may be express at www.burgessfh.com. The Burgess Funeral Home in LaSalle is handling the arrangements.
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