Virginia Rose Fisher, age 86, passed away on Monday, August 29, 2022.
Virginia Rose was born and raised during the golden era of Detroit, MI. She graduated from Madonna University and got married. She and her husband moved north to their family farm in Gaylord, MI.
During that time Virginia served a 14-year tenure as the secretary of St. Mary Cathedral Schools, where she influenced and mentored many students. She also worked as a bank teller at CFCU helping countless members of the community. In addition, Virginia was a devoted member of the Gaylord Eagles Auxiliary, most notably as the secretary. She was always happy to help her auxiliary sisters and other members. Virginia was always giving of herself to help others.
Virginia was preceded in death by her parents, and husbands, Joe and Jerry.
She is survived by her children, Bob, Victor, Caroline, and the twins, Betty and Jackie, along with their spouses. Virginia is also, survived by her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She lived her life with a sense of wonder, love, grace, gratitude, and a sense of community. Her passing leaves a giant void in the hearts of many. She will be remembered with fond memories, love, and reverence. As such, she will never be truly gone.
Funeral services will be held at the Nelson Funeral Home, on Friday, September 2, 2022, at 11:00 a.m., with visitation beginning at 9:30 a.m.
In Lieu of flowers, the family asks that you make donations to the St. Mary’s Cathedral Schools https://stmarycathedralnlcc.weshareonline.org/ws/opportunities/SchoolSupport
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Nelson Funeral Home and Cremation Service, PO Box 1548, Gaylord, MI 49734.