Virginia Rushey
1934 - 2021
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Virginia Rushey
August 14, 1934 - February 13, 2021
Middletown, NY
Virginia D. Rushey, died on February 13, 2021 at Garnet Medical Center after a short illness, she was 86.
She was born on August 14, 1934 in Syracuse, NY to Don and Dorothy Rushey who predeceased her.
Virginia attended Orange County Community College Nursing Program in 1957. She worked as a Registered Nurse first at St. Anthony's Hospital in Warwick, NY and then, for more than 20 years at Middletown Psychiatric Center where she was named Employee of the Year. She was loved and respected by friends and coworkers.
Virginia will be lovingly remembered by her best friend Madeline "Maddy" Feigum, and many friends.
As per her wishes, there will be no services.
Arrangements are made under the direction of Applebee-McPhillips Funeral Home, Inc. www.applebee-mcphillips.com.

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Published in Times Herald-Record from Feb. 22 to Feb. 23, 2021.
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February 25, 2021
"Rushy" was a nurse who was a privilege to work with. She was a great teacher and a wonderful person. She meant serious business when it came to caring for her patients.
Penny Watkins
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February 22, 2021
Dear Maddie
Billy and I are so sorry to hear of Virginia’s passing. You two have been friends of the family for years. We just want you to know that our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Bill & Lorraine Diana
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