Virginia (nee) Whinnery, Mrs. John Duggan, passed away Sunday, Nov 3, 2012 at her daughter Carol's home in East Tawas, with her daughter, Ginny, and granddaughter, Jane, at her side.
Virginia was born April 6, 1919, daughter of Charles Carroll Whinnery and Virginia Faulkner. She lived all her life on AuSable Lake and married John Duggan in 1939, they raised eight children, Rhoda, wife of George Sitek of Allen Park, Carol Adams, wife of Wally Davis from East Tawas, John Duggan (deceased), wife Karen Rakestraw of Brighton, Virginia, wife of Richard Hoffman of Marquette, Diana, wife of Paul Schiaberger of Denver, Colo, Michael and his wife Debbie Reece of Fowlerville, Martin, who resides at AuSable Lake, and Kathleen Duggan of Littleton, Colo. Also mourning are many grandchildren, nieces, nephews and friends.
A regu1ar mass will be said at Holy Family Catholic Church in East Tawas, at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Nov 18 for her intentions.
Other present funeral arrangements will be private with a summer memorial celebration at a later date.