September 24, 1916 – August 30, 2014
Virginia York 97 of Des Moines, passed away at the Sunnyview Care Center in Ankeny on Saturday August 30, 2014. Visitation will be from 5:30 to 7 p.m. on Monday September 8, 2014 at Dunn’s Funeral Home. Graveside services will be held in the Leon Cemetery at Noon on Wednesday September 10, 2014.
Virginia was born in Des Moines to Lester, and Marie (Stevens) York. She graduated from Drake University, and has taught in Various School Systems throughout the state of Iowa for 35 years. She was a member of the First Christian Church in Des Moines, and the Belle Plaine Eastern Star.
Virginia is survived by her brother Lester (Linda) York of Iowa Falls, 6 nieces and nephews, 19 great nieces and nephews, 21 great-great nieces and nephews, and 1 great-great-great niece. Virginia is preceded in death by both of her parents, and two sisters Janet Reese, and Barbara Parker.
Contributions can be made to the First Christian Church in Des Moines and/or the Animal Rescue League.
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