Dominican Sister of Peace Virginia Thomas Hamilton, 94, a native of Fredericktown, Ky. died Nov. 5, 2012 at Sansbury Care Center, St. Catharine, Ky.
A Dominican for 72 years, Sister Virginia Thomas received her A.A. from St. Catharine Junior College, St. Catharine. She ministered as a teacher at Our Lady of Peace, Chicago, Ill.; St. Agnes, Springfield, Ky.; St. Catharine Academy, St. Catharine. She then ministered as postmistress for the United States Postal Service at St. Catharine with over 50 years of service.
She is survived by several nieces and nephews.
The funeral Mass was held at 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 9 at Sansbury Care Center Chapel. Burial was at the St. Catharine Motherhouse cemetery.
Memorial gifts in Sr. Virginia Thomas' memory may be sent to Dominican Sisters of Peace, Office of Mission Advancement, 2320 Airport Dr., Columbus, OH 43219-2098. To make a secure online donation or to view a full obituary, please visit www.oppeace.org
Hale-Polin-Robinson Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.