Virginia P. Linn, 94, Claypool, passed away at 4:39 p.m., Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, in Kosciusko Community Hospital, Warsaw. She was born to John and Ruth (Cole) Rider Dec. 16, 1923, in Kosciusko County.
She was united in marriage to Ralph Linn Oct. 26, 1946, in Winona Lake. He preceded her Aug. 24, 1978. She was a graduate of Silver Lake High School and 69-year resident of Claypool. Linn was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary, Post #258, Pierceton. She attained 20 years of service with Warsaw Coil retiring in 1987, where she served as an assembler.
Survivors include her son, Billy (spouse Georgette) Linn, Claypool; grandchildren: Jeffrey (spouse Beth) Hoover, Warsaw; Angela (spouse Robert) Dwyer, Chicago; Christa (spouse John) Wiese and James (spouse Amber Linn, both of Fort Wayne; and Tylette (spouse Kevin) Watmough, Pierceton. Furthermore, great grandchildren Haley and Jessica Hoover, Catherine and Alison Wiese and Eryn, Cameron and Audrey Watmough survive.
In addition to her husband, a daughter, Patty Jo Sellers preceded on Oct. 9, 2008, and brothers, Wayne and Robert Rider preceded her.
Calling hours are scheduled from 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 24, in McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Pierceton with a Funeral Service immediately following at 1 p.m. in the funeral chapel. Pastor Bill Wood will officiate the services. Interment will be in Hillcrest Cemetery, Pierceton.
Memorial contributions may be made to: K21 Cancer Care Fund P.O. Box 1810 Warsaw, IN 46581-1810
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