Virginia A. Harrell, 97

Virginia A. Harrell, 97, of Wabash, passed away at 12:55 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021, at Miller's Merry Manor, West in Wabash.  She was born on Feb. 28, 1923, in Wabash, to the late Milton and Georgia (Burke) Kendall.

Virginia married Robert O. Harrell on Nov. 5, 1941; he passed away on Aug. 28, 2010.  Virginia enjoyed playing cards, camping and most of all spending time with her family.

Virginia is survived by one son, Steve (Shirley) Harrell, of Wabash; two daughters, Roberta Alexander, of North Manchester and Linda (Charles) Mollett, of Wabash; seven grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren, 15 great-great-grandchildren and two great-great-great-grandchildren.  She was preceded in death by one son, Robert V. Harrell; two grandchildren, Jerry Bradley Capes and Craig Matthew McLaughlin; five brothers, two sisters and one great-granddaughter. 

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 22, 2021 at McDonald Funeral Homes, LaFontaine Chapel, 104 South Main Street, LaFontaine, Indiana 46940 with Pastor Larry Hail.  Burial will follow at the LaFontaine IOOF Cemetery.

Visitation will be one hour prior to the funeral service at the funeral home.  Due Covid-19 mandates, the family requests that friends and family follow CDC guidelines and wear masks. 

Preferred memorials are to the Wabash County Animal Shelter, 810 Manchester Avenue, Wabash, Indiana 46992 or to Donors' choice.

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Posted on 2021 Jan 21