Virginia D. Dole, 84, of Norwalk, Ohio, died Wednesday, January 9,2 013 in Fisher-Titus Medical Center.
She was born May 19, 1928 in Greenwich, Ohio to the late Bennie M. and Mildred L. (White) Keefer.
Virginia was a 1946 graduate of North Fairfield High School and returned to this area from Lacawanna, New York.
Virginia was an active member of the Salvation Army, Norwalk, Ohio and was also a member of Firelands Post #2743 Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary.
She enjoyed playing in the fun band, playing bingo and cards, cooking and spending time with her family.
Virginia is survived by her son, Kevin Dole of Wakeman, Ohio, by her brothers and sisters in law, Melvin and Ann Keefer of Norwalk, Ohio, Benjamin and Gert Keefer of Willard, Ohio, and Bernard and Rose Keefer of Attica, Ohio, by her sisters in law, Barbara Keefer of Willard, Ohio and Virginia Keefer of Norwalk, Ohio, and Ramona Keefer of Norwalk, Ohio. She is also survived by her nieces and nephews including her wonderful caregiver, Jackie (Keefer) Desmond of Monroeville, Ohio, and many cousins.
Virginia was preceded in death by her husband, Ferdinand J. (Fred) Dole, by her brothers, Richard, Lisle, Dale, Carroll, and Maurice, by her sisters, Bernadine Keefer and two still born sisters, and by her sisters in law, Geraldine Keefer and Marcella Keefer.
Friends may call on Tuesday, January 15, 2012 from 11:00 a.m. until the time of service at 1:00 p.m. in Walker Funeral Home, 98 West Main Street, Norwalk, Ohio. Rev. Everett Stoddard, Pastor of Collins United Methodist Church will officiate. Inurnment will be in Arlington National Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Huron County Humane Society, 246 Woodlawn Avenue, Norwalk, Ohio 44857. Online condolences may be made by going to www.edwalkerfuneralhome.com.