Virginia E. Musick, 75, 315 W. Garro St., a resident of Plymouth since 1989, coming from Berwyn, Illinois, died at 5:05 a.m. on Thursday, September 28, 2000. She died in Pilgrim Manor where she had been a patient just over two months with cancer, diagnosed in the middle of April.
Virginia was born on January 24, 1925, in Chicago, Illinois, the daughter of William and Julia Klawinski Weir. She attended Catholic schools in Chicago.
On July 9, 1955, in Chicago, she married Wesley D. Musick. Wesley died on August 28, 1988.
In 1988, Virginia retired as a sales clerk from F.W. Woolworth’s in Chicago. After moving to Plymouth, she worked as a preparation cook with Ponderosa until 1999.
An avid card player, she liked to travel and had visited Hawaii and California. A die-hard Cubs fan, when the club was playing…nothing else mattered but the game.
She was a member of the Roman Catholic faith.
Virginia is survived by three sons: David F. and Linda Schwartz, Bloomingdale, Illinois, Arthur A. “Bud” Musick, Plymouth, and Jerry E. and Betty Musick, Grovertown.
Five grandchildren also survive together with numerous nieces and nephews and two sisters and a brother. Her siblings are Mary Louise Dennis, Justice, Ill., Frances “Francie” Deaton and George Klein, both of Flint, Michigan.
Visitation with the family will be from noon to 2 p.m. on Sunday, October 1, 2000, in the JOHNSON-DANIELSON FUNERAL HOME, 1100 N. Michigan St., Plymouth.
Funeral services will follow visitation at 2 p.m. in the funeral home. Father Anthony Gillespie, pastor of St. Michael’s Roman Catholic Church, will officiate.
Burial will be in the Grovertown Cemetery.
Memorial gifts in Virginia’s memory may be made to the Marshall County Cancer Association or to the Marshall County Hospice.