Virginia R. Willis
Virginia R. Willis, 86, St. Joseph, Missouri passed away with loved ones by her side Sunday, August 31, 2014 at a local healthcare facility.
She was born June 25, 1928 to Lewis and Maggie (Weese) Jacobs in St. Joseph, Missouri.
Virginia married Jack N. Willis on March 3, 1947, who preceded her in death on August 17, 1996.
She worked for Honeywell Marine System Center for 22 ½ years.
Virginia enjoyed doves, knitting, sewing, and making jewelry.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; son, Dennis Willis; brothers, Melvin, Alfred, Bobby, Harold Jacobs and Homer Williams; and sister, Thelma Wilson.
Survivors: grandson, William Lewis; step-grandchildren, Deven Earley and Linda Sittler; brother, Delmar Jacobs (Betty) and numerous nieces and nephews.
A celebration of life reception will be held Friday from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. at 107 Harrington Ave St. Joseph, Missouri 64504. Care provided by Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Virginia will be inurned at Evergreen-Washelli Memorial Park in Seattle, Washington at a later date.