VIRGINIA MAY KAER April 2, 1930 - February 23, 2013 Virginia passed away at the age of 82 in Red Bluff surrounded by her family. She was born in Eugene, Oregon to Glenn and Elsie Strome. She graduated from Oregon State with a B.A. degree in teaching. She met Mort Kaer while teaching in Doris, CA. They were married on June 17, 1956. They moved to Red Bluff in 1967. Mort and Virginia built Valley Oak Racquet Club in 1977. She will always be remembered for her kindness and loyalty to her family. She is survived by Mort; her sister Glenadine Strome (Roseville CA) brother Martin Strome (Springfield, OR). daughters ; Karen Shaffer (Mike), Kristen Stanton (Doug), Kathy Kaer, and son Andy Kaer, grandchildren; Thunder and Ginger Shaffer, Natalie Stanton, Molly Garcia-Kaer, Madelyn and Megan Kaer. A celebration of life will be announced at a later date.