Virginia Brumbaugh, 92

Virginia Rose Brumbaugh, 92, Warren, passed away at 10:40 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 24, at The Heritage Pointe in Warren.

She was born September 11, 1920, in Peru, to George U. and Myrtle G. (Williams) Brumbaugh.  She graduated in 1939 from Peru High School and received her Accounting Degree from the University of Scranton Pennsylvania. She retired from the Huntington Memorial Hospital after 20 years of service as office Manager, and continued to work for the City Clerks Office in the City Hall Building as well as other various businesses for Wabash and Huntington counties.  She was a member of the Church of the Brethren in Huntington, and the Christian Fellowship Church in North Manchester.  Virginia was also a member of the Order of the Eastern Star Floral Chapter #75 of Huntington.

She is survived by her five nieces - Phylis Brumbaugh, Andrews, Judy Lockwood, Huntington, Leanna Hoover, Bradenton, Fla.,  Pam Brown, Fort Wayne and Myra Knipstein, Roanoke; two nephews - Dennis Brumbaugh, Huntington and John Brumbaugh, Georgia.  Her parents and three brothers, John Lawrence Brumbaugh, Marcus William Brumbaugh  George Frederick Brumbaugh and two sisters, Mary Elizabeth Weeks and Ariael Anna Lunsford preceded her in death.

Services were held Feb. 27 at Bailey-Love Mortuary, with Rev. Eddie Akins officiating.  Burial was in Pilgrim’s Rest Cemetery, Huntington.

Those desiring, may make memorial contributions to Cancer Services for Huntington County, in care of Bailey-Love Mortuary, 35 West Park Drive, Huntington, Indiana, 46750.

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Bailey-Love was honored to serve the family of Virginia Rose Brumbaugh.

Posted on 2013 Mar 04