Virginia "Ginny" Whelan(1947 - 2013)

Virginia "Ginny" Whelan

AGE: 66 • Manchester

Virginia "Ginny" Whelan 66 of Manchester died Friday December 20, 2013 at Ocean Medical Center, Brick. She worked as a bartender for the Miracle Bar for 15 years before retiring in 2004. Born in Passaic, she grew up in Clifton and moved to Manchester 30 years ago. She was a Lifetime Member and Past President of the Ladies Auxiliary VFW Post # 10061 Lakehurst. She enjoyed spending time with her new grandson, Owen. Surviving is her beloved husband of 22 years, Joseph M, loving daughter, Stacy Harnischfeger & her husband Stephen of Westampton, and adored grandson, Owen Andrew Harnischfeger, and loving nieces and nephews and extended family. Visitation is Monday 2-4 & 7-9 PM at Oliverie Funeral Home with an evening service. Inurnment is Friday 9:30 AM at Brigadier Gen Wm C Doyle NJ Veteran's Cemetery Chapel. Cremation is private. In lieu of flowers please make donations to VFW Post #10061 Post Relief Fund, PO Box 530 Lakehurst, NJ 08733 or the St Jude's Children's Research Hospital PO Box 1000 Dept #142 Memphis, TN 38101. For directions, or to send online condolences, please visit our website at


Funeral Home

Oliverie Funeral Home
2925 Ridgeway Road Manchester, NJ 08759
(732) 657-4900

Published in Asbury Park Press on Dec. 22, 2013