Virginia Mae Smyth, 97 of Pontiac, IL, previously of Fairbury, IL, passed away Tuesday July 31, 2018 at 2:20PM at Evenglow Inn in Pontiac, IL.
Cremation rites will be accorded and a graveside service will be held on Saturday August 25, 2018 at 11:00AM at East Hill Cemetery Morgantown, IN. with Rev. Ann Spahr of the United Methodist Church Morgantown, IN officiating. Memorials in Virginia’s name may be made to Wounded Warriors Project.
Virginia was born on October 20, 1920 in Indianapolis, IN a daughter of Frank and Stella Bigelow. She married Paul C. Smyth on August 4, 1942 in Indianapolis, IN. He passed away in January 12, 1979.
Survivors include: daughters: Patricia (Paul) Ribordy of Odell, Diane Smyth-McEvoy of Springfield, IL, Carol (Rick) Iwicki of Lake Zurich, IL; sister, Judy Bigelow of Indianapolis, IN; 7 grandchildren; 5 great grandchildren and 6 great -great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her two sisters; Naomi Slagle and June West .
Virginia graduated from Indianapolis schools and she was a member of the United Methodist Church. She loved to dance, golf, bowl, garden and play cards. She will be dearly missed.