departed from this life and entered into everlasting life on Dec. 3, 2012. She will be together again with her very special husband, Earl, to whom she was married for 56 years. Virginia was born to the late Floyd and Nellie Austin on Dec. 13, 1922. She had three brothers, Lowell Austin of Canton, Elson Austin (deceased) and Don Austin of Coshocton.
Virginia was the mother of two wonderful children, Monica (Bill) Hylbert of Pickerington, Ohio, and Kenneth Earl (special daughter-in-law, Karen) Napier of Dover, Ohio. Also surviving are two special grandchildren, Amy Queen of Somerset, Ohio, and Darin (Holly) Hylbert of Thompson Station, Tenn.; great-grandsons, Brandon and Colt Queen. Virginia was also graced with a special aunt, Jean Baker of Bolivar, and special friends, Lorrayne and Dave Woodard of Michigan. She is also leaving behind her special cat, Blondie. Virginia was a faithful and active sixty-plus year member of Fohl Memorial United Methodist Church in Navarre, Ohio, enjoying every minute with her church family.
The family will receive friends at Atkinson Feucht Hare Funeral Home-23 Wooster St. NE, Navarre, Ohio, Friday evening, Dec. 7, 2012, from 6-8 p.m. A memorial service will be conducted by Rev. Dave West and Rev. Mary Jean Molnar at Fohl Memorial United Methodist Church - 121 Basin Street, Navarre, Ohio, Saturday morning at 11 a.m. Friends may call one hour prior to the service, from 10-11 at the church. Immediately following the services at church, a meal will be served. At 2 p.m. a graveside service conducted at Ft. Laurens Cemetery in Bolivar, Ohio. The family has suggested memorial contributions to Fohl Memorial United Methodist Church.
Published in The Repository on Dec. 5, 2012