Pharos-Tribune

April 4, 2013

Virginia F. Steele


BURNETTSVILLE — Virginia F. Steele, 85, Burnettsville, passed away Wednesday, April 3, 2013, in Winamac.

Born April 30, 1927, in Royal Center, she was the daughter of the late Vern O. and Elizabeth J. Hollis Holcomb. She was married Feb. 20, 1954, to William Henry Steele who preceded her in death Dec. 16, 2003.

Virginia was retired from Hildebrand Industries where she had worked as an assembler for many years.

Surviving are one son-in-law, Alan Johnson, Burnettsville, two grandchildren, Shannon Johnson (Karen), Ashford, Conn., and Joseph Alan Johnson (Brian), Chicago, Ill.; and two great-grandchildren, Sarah and Eric Johnson, Ashford, Conn.

She was preceded in death by one daughter, Annetta Johnson; four brothers, one sister and one grandchild, Eva Marie.

A memorial service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday in Star City United Methodist Church, Star City, Ind., with the Rev. Ruth Waite officiating.

Private graveside services were in Davis Cemetery, near Burnettsville.

Arrangements were entrusted to the care of Fisher Funeral Chapel, Logansport.  

You may share condolences in her guest book at www.fisherfuneralchapel.com.